"Clicking on ads will give the site owner funds. The more you click the more beneficial to the site AND the more the advertisers have to pay :)
I am a web developer. If you don't believe me Google Adwords and read all about it. So start…"
"Actually the fact that you've probably visited sites where religion was discussed increases your count of religious sites. The algorithms don't know why you were at those sites. But it's cool that religious sites help pay for the…"
"I could care less.My understanding (and I could be wrong) is similar to that which Loren stated. They're advertisements done in conjunction with the host site for A|N. Besides, if posting ads for "Christian Singles," "Billy…"
"It bothers me a little, but my thoughts are like Prog Rock Girl's. I'm glad they're wasting their time and money here. That means they will have less influence in other places.
I also agree with Loren. Firefox is a…"
"If you mean the advertisements which mostly occur in the header of some pages of Atheist Nexus, those are unavoidable, as I understand it, because of the host under which this site is created. They key on the site material and focus, so if…"
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