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Belated Yuletide Greetings from Google

Despite all that bad press Google has been getting in the past couple of months, they still never fail to douse the heated discussions with a warm Christmas greetings. And here’s what I got.

During last Christmas season, several high-power probloggers have revealed that Google sent them a nice cardboard-thin USB drive. Well, I didn’t get one. Except this:

Google Christmas Card

Realme Philippines

I got a similar greeting card last year.

Xmas Card

Maybe I need to be in their UPS Club to get those premium gifts. In any case, this may be the last greeting card I’ll get from them. I’m slowly moving out from AdSense and into direct ads and other alternatives.

See also  AdSense Optimization Report

Anybody else got a greeting card from them?

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Abe is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of YugaTech. You Can follow him on Twitter @abeolandres.

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9 years ago

Today, I went to the beach with my children. I found
a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said
“You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She placed
the shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside
and it pinched her ear. She never wants to go back!
LoL I know this is totally off topic but I had to tell someone!

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10 years ago

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11 years ago

greeting cards from the hear would always be the best thing to give someone special,,:

KK aka Tina
14 years ago

I received a postcard to verify my identity so that I can get my Adsense earnings for the very first time. No Holday card though.

For people who are getting good traffic, they can wean themselves from Google and just take sponsors and link Ads when they have been punished by the GOOG gods with a low PR.

andre
14 years ago

at least may Tagalog greeting dun sa card! he he

tau gamma phi
14 years ago

hi.. wala ako ganyan ah. greetings galign google? sana meron din ako.

Lyle, RN
14 years ago

Do I hear the Big G singing, “babalik ka rin” (Just kidding, Sir Abe!)LOL :)

Isboy Palaboy
14 years ago

I wish to receive that Christmas card even in summer. hehehehe. Moving away from Adsense is surely a bold move for a publisher especially that most publishers now depend on Adsense for earnings.

AnnaE
14 years ago

Interesting, Abe! I’m seeing more Pinoy bloggers slowly remove AdSense from some of their sites. I wonder if this is a trend?

Save that card from Google. A bit of Pinoy internet history.

CallCenterVet
14 years ago

I got a big Pagerank Smackdown for my 2 blogs 2 days ago. Google shot it down from 4 to zilch! LOL

But hey! Business has been a lot better eversince! So Thanks for the smackdown Google! I knew you were going to send me at least 1! Haha!

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