Questions tagged [advertising]

For discussion about the Community Promotion Ads which are voted on by users of each site, as well as the explicitly commercial advertising that appears on this site (if any).

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Problem with Amazon links

For many years, Stack Exchange made some revenue on post links to Amazon products. It did this by substituting an "affiliate link", a shortened URL beginning with ...
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What is (y)our stance on linking to specific articles and retailers?

I'm seeing a lot of hyperlinking to specific products in answers. Obviously, these can aid a lot in finding the right product for the job and are usually not directly problematic. However, many of ...
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Let's advertise the community on some related sites!

It's getting a bit quiet here and we'd like to up our visibility a bit. We think a good start for that is to create some directed Community Ads on other sites (as was discussed previously here). ...
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What can we do to advertise between SE sites now that we are in public beta?

I am understand that community ads are available only to graduated sites. However I know that I have seen Woodworking.SE ads/links on places like DIY.SE. I will have to reach out to that community to ...
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