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prevent competitors from clicking your ads???

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My boss asked me what would prevent a competitor for the same keywords from starting out their day looking up your shared keywords and clicking through to your website till your ads don't come up anymore. I think he suspects this happened back some years ago the last time they tried an AdWords campaign.

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February 2016

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Hi there,

The system is pretty good at identifying those invalid clicks, but you have to (also) remember that this is part of the "game", like in a "real business routine",  that a competitor  might use  inappropriate tactics....

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Accepted by topic author Anna S J
February 2016

Re: prevent competitors from clicking your ads???

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Hi there,

The system is pretty good at identifying those invalid clicks, but you have to (also) remember that this is part of the "game", like in a "real business routine",  that a competitor  might use  inappropriate tactics....

Moshe, AdWords Top Contributor , Twitter | Linkedin | Community Profile | Ad-Globe
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