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How can I be sure that the clicks I've got from my adwords campaign are real. Maybe there is a software automatically searching and clicking my Ad. 

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Accepted by topic author Amir M
August 2017

Google adwords ppc

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To check if you have had any invalid clicks on your ads, you can add the invalid clicks column to your reports! This will show you if you have had any invalid (bot, spam..) clicks during the time period. 

 

Any clicks that are registered as invalid will not be charged. If you think there are invalid clicks that have not been picked up automatically, you can submit a request to Google who will then look into your account for any that may have been missed.

 

Another option, is to use a software like ClickCease which ads an extra level of protection if you are having issues. 

 

If you are still having issues even after applying a third party software, I recommend employing a PPC agency to manage your account who will also work directly with Google to get a specialist on your account to manually register invalid clicks that are missed. 

 

Hope this helps!

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Google adwords ppc

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Hi Amir,

 

If you are talking about search ads, there is no financial gain to be had from doing that. 

 

AdWords makes billions in profits because its customers get value from it. If they weren't getting results, they wouldn't stay.

 

 

Google adwords ppc

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HI Amir,

 

Even if there is a software clicking on your ad , the adwords system will identify them as invalid clicks and will credit money back to your account. You can even setup analytics to check with each click what led to which action

 

Regards,

Manish

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Accepted by topic author Amir M
August 2017

Google adwords ppc

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To check if you have had any invalid clicks on your ads, you can add the invalid clicks column to your reports! This will show you if you have had any invalid (bot, spam..) clicks during the time period. 

 

Any clicks that are registered as invalid will not be charged. If you think there are invalid clicks that have not been picked up automatically, you can submit a request to Google who will then look into your account for any that may have been missed.

 

Another option, is to use a software like ClickCease which ads an extra level of protection if you are having issues. 

 

If you are still having issues even after applying a third party software, I recommend employing a PPC agency to manage your account who will also work directly with Google to get a specialist on your account to manually register invalid clicks that are missed. 

 

Hope this helps!

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Thank you so much
It is a relevant and technical advise I've saught.