Anyone ever experiment with negative banner ads?

by TheBigBee 4 replies
Hello,

I was wondering if any of you have experimented with negative ads to get a higher CTR on your banner ads?

Example: "Do NOT Click This Button"

It's like when you tell someone "oh my god, there's a car accident, don't look!" - they'll always look. Anyway, anyone ever experiment with anything like this? Thanks!
#ad networks (cpm/cpl, display) #ads #banner #experiment #negative
Avatar of Unregistered
  • Profile picture of the author gogogoing
    That's the first time I ever heard about such a thing. If someone indeed tries it I will love to hear the results.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[10982713].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author gtburst
    Negative banner ads could work on a clickbait/ content website. Other industries, not so much. We specialize in banner ads for the gaming industry and do not use negative banner ads - it would not work for our target audience.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[11032665].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author J50
    The biggest obstacle with banner ads is ad blindness. You'd probably achieve better results creating damn right weird looking ads.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[11036889].message }}
Avatar of Unregistered

Trending Topics

  • 1 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    watching Camtasia videos with Adobe Flashplayer

    Pinockio in Off Topic

    I can't get the Camtasia video with Adobe flashplayer

  • 218 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    What is the main reason for the 95% failure rate in internet marketing?

    Here is my take on the matter: Look, a lot of people get into the internet marketing business only because of its huge money-making potential without having a love for ... [read more]

  • 11 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    How Do Highly Successful People Stay Positive?

    Hi Gang, I just stumbled upon this great article and wanted to share! 6 Ways Highly Successful People Stay Positive So the question begs, how do YOU stay positive? What ... [read more]

  • 16 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    Free software that can record more that 10 minutes ?

    spartan14 in Internet Marketing

    Hy all i am more a youtube guy and i plan to make a course for my subscribers with some video series and i need to record videos longer that ... [read more]

  • 1 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    WordPress Full width

    elsoar in Web Design

    Hello my best forum ever "warriorforum" I have example, and I want like him in my website, I think it's simply for the amazing designer here. See the image: https://prnt.sc/gna65q ... [read more]