Target Audience???

Discussion in 'Picture Gallery' started by Clive At Five, Nov 8, 2006.

  1. Clive At Five macrumors 65816

    Clive At Five

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    Has anyone seen this?

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    I am stumped... M.R. allowed MS to advertise? MS wanted to advertise on M.R.?

    :confused:

    -Clive
     
  2. ozontheroad macrumors 6502

    ozontheroad

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    how does it go... "show me the money, show me the money jerry (or Bill in this case)"
     
  3. yellow Moderator emeritus

    yellow

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    It's an automated ad system, MR doesn't choose what it shows.
    And the ad system sees "Windows" plenty of times in MR, so it figures selling Windows is a good idea.

    No mysterious or nefarious purposes here.
     
  4. macg4 macrumors 6502a

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  5. backsidetailsli macrumors 65816

    backsidetailsli

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    wow yeah someone made a thread mentioning this but i couldnt believe it. i guess its true
     
  6. PlaceofDis macrumors Core

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    adds for office and windows have been here for a long time. who cares, it pays the bills right?

    its not like Arn or anyone handpicks all the ads to run on the site.
     

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