WFSB.com, a TV news station based in Connecticut, USA has an unfortunate set of disguised ads on their article pages. Note that below the news article are two rows of stories from Taboola with the headline of “In The News”. The items in this section are a mix of legitimate stories however others link to… Read more »
Adverts that are disguised as other kinds of content or navigation, in order to get users to click on them.
Softpedia.com is a free-to-use software download site. According to alexa.org, it’s the 356th biggest site in the world (at roughly the same ranking as bestbuy.com, slideshare.net or ikea.com). You’d hope that to get to that sort of size in today’s world, they’d have to behave responsibly. Not so. Check out this download page below (26-July-2010)…. Read more »