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Ad Fraud

Web Scraping and How it Affects Your Digital Marketing Campaigns

You have done it. You have had your writers put together a series of killer blogs and articles that perfectly reach your target audience. You have made sure they are informative and unique, interesting while still helping to sell your product, perfect SEO, with the keywords you labored over for...
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Bots

What is a bot? How do bots impact your digital ad campaigns?

How much money do you spend on ads per month? Some companies dedicate as much as millions of dollars per month towards getting their ads in front of the right people. Unfortunately, a percentage of that is unknowingly wasted money. According to The Wall Street Journal, Adobe found that 28% of...
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Ad Fraud

Block Malicious Bots from Targeting Your Company

Over the last few years, bots have entered the mainstream. In case you’re still new to the world of bots, here’s a brief primer: Very simply, bots—short for “robots”—are automated software programs designed to carry out specific tasks. At a high level, bots tackle repetitive tasks that folks would...
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Bots

How To Stop Bot Traffic

Businesses rely on website traffic to generate leads, encourage conversions, and maintain a strong brand. If your website is at risk of attacks from malicious bots, your entire business is at risk. While stopping bot traffic may seem like a daunting task, the solution can be surprisingly simple....
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Ad Fraud

How the Use of CAPTCHA Can Hurt User Experience

CAPTCHAs help protect websites from bots—and only bots—making it harder for fraudsters to use this common method to attack your site.
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Ad Fraud

Ways Fraudsters Use Test Credit Card Numbers and What to Do About It

E-commerce fraud is quite common. According to Shift Processing, a credit card processing vendor, credit card fraud was up 18.4 percent in 2018, and that number has continued to climb. There are different types of e-commerce fraud, and in order for scammers to capitalize on their efforts, most of...
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Bots

How An Internet Bot Can Make Robocalls and Ruin Campaigns

Predatory internet bots come in a variety of formats, and the ones that conduct ad fraud are responsible for costing the industry $42 billion is lost revenue this year alone. Whether using spam bots, spy bots, or zombie computers, these enticing financial incentives have motivated fraudsters to...
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