Tuesday, November 23, 2004

Who do you think tipped off Google?


An email I received last night:

Hello,

Thank you for advertising with Google AdWords. After reviewing your account, I have found that one or more of your ads or keywords does not meet our guidelines. The results are outlined in the report below.
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Campaign: 'Campaign #1,' Ad Group: 'Tom DeLay'
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AD TEXT:
Corruption Personified
Take action against Tom DeLay, the most corrupt politician in America.
www.campaignmoney.org

Ad Status: Suspended - Pending Revision

Ad Issue(s): Unacceptable Content
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POLICY DEFINITIONS:
Unacceptable Content: At this time, Google policy does not permit ad text that advocates against an individual, group, or organization. In addition, this policy does not permit the advertisement of websites that advocate against a group protected by law. As noted in our advertising terms and conditions, we reserve the right to exercise editorial discretion when it comes to the advertising we accept on our site. Please note that both your ad and keywords have been suspended at this time.
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If a keyword has been suspended, it will no longer trigger your ad(s). If an ad has been suspended, you may edit it and save your changes to automatically resubmit the ad for review.

1 Comments:

  • Remember the old iron curtain countries and the clever literature that came out of it? We have to learn to work around repression

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 7:36 PM  

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