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  1. #1
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    Mar 2009

    Competitors Running Up Our Advertising Bill?

    We've gotten multiple clicks on some of our ads from the same ip addresses. The ip's in question appear to belong to a chinese proxy network. Think it's foul-play?

    If so, what should we do about it?
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  2. #2
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    Jun 2003
    London, UK
    Google should generally detect this - they're getting much better at click fraud (and it's in their interest to) so they're taking a much closer look at this kind of thing. If you have an AdWords rep, contact them about this.
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  3. #3
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    Oct 2002
    Langley, BC
    You should report that to your advertising network. If you advertise on bigger network, they should have an automated fraud click prevention though.
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  4. #4
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    Oct 2002
    EU - east side
    The ip's in question appear to belong to a chinese proxy network.
    Ban China as a source of traffic in Google Adwords? (assuming you're using Google Adwords)

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