Last week or so, I got a very depressing email that my Google Adsense account has been banned.
Everything linked to the account was completely shut down, even my business accounts. This means I won’t be able to that access the account anymore. To be honest, the news hurts, and till now I have not been able to understand why I was banned, still digesting the news. Anyway, I will try to share my experience with you, just in case you think you are alone if your account has been banned. Continue reading AdSense Account Ban Nightmare
I use AdSense for many years and I was shocked when they banned my account without giving me some kind of warning. Google AdSense accuses me of click fraud. What is click fraud?You commit click fraud when you buy any of those “traffic packages’ e.g. 1 million clicks for $200usd. Even the most retarded online newbie knows that this will get you banned from AdSense.
I had a look at my traffic stats in Google Analytics and Google is right my traffic does look unnatural over the last days. In this sense they were right to ban my AdSense account.
I believe one of my competitors decided to harm my business, and purchased a “Traffic booster” package and targeted my website. His goal was to get me AdSense banned. What he successfully achieved. I tried to explain the situation to AdSense support, however, they refuse to unban my account. As I am not able prove that somebody really did a click fraud attack on websites. Continue reading I was victim of ‘Click fraud’ attack