CategoryYahoo Publishing Network
YPN change their Terms and Conditions
21st of March 2006 Darren Rowse 4

YPN change their Terms and Conditions

YPN have just emailed their beta publishers to notify them that their Terms and Conditions were ‘modified’ this past weekend (crazily the link to the TaC in their email didn’t work). Unfortunately they do not say how they have been modified so unless you have a copy of the old ...more
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YPN increase channels and make other Tweaks
19th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 6

YPN increase channels and make other Tweaks

I’ve been offline most of today and just checked my inbox to find 7 people had emailed me to let me know that YPN has increased the number of tracking channels from 50 to 100. They’ve also apparently made a few changes to the design/layout of their back-end and have ...more
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YPN acknowledge Some Problems with Performance
20th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 3

YPN acknowledge Some Problems with Performance

Some YPN publishers are talking in forums that YPN’s performance has been pretty low over the last few days. YahooSarah (Yahoo’s rep at Digital Point) has responded in this thread by acknowledging the problems and writing: ‘Hi everyone, I received more information this morning, so I hope I can provide ...more
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YPN’s US Based Beta to Continue
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 5

YPN’s US Based Beta to Continue

In other contextual advertising news – I was speaking with someone close to the YPN team this week and was a little saddened to hear that it’s unlikely that they’ll allowing non US publishers to enter the beta test for some time yet. This confirmed my suspicions after seeing them ...more
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YPN working to introduce Direct Deposits and Increase Ad Relevancy
12th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 11

YPN working to introduce Direct Deposits and Increase Ad Relevancy

Jake from Crimson Light has had a conversation with YPN employee Ray Devlin about upcoming features for YPN and has found thaty direct deposits are one feature that they are looking to add (no date given). They are also work on ad relevancy and other ways of speeding up payments. ...more
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YPN ads Down
10th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 3

YPN ads Down

I’ve had a couple of readers IM me in the last hour to let me know that YPN ads are down/blank and have been so for ‘hours’. WebmasterWorld Forums also have a discussion on the topic of YPN Blank Ads as does Digital Points forum in the Yahoo Ads Down? ...more
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YPN Banning Some Publishers for Excessive non US Traffic
2nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 19

YPN Banning Some Publishers for Excessive non US Traffic

It looks like YPN have started banning some publishers for sending too much international traffic to their advertisers. Messages like this one have been sent to publishers being banned for this: ‘We have terminated your Yahoo! Publisher Network beta account [ACCOUNT ID] for breach of the Terms and Conditions and/or ...more
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YPN to Expand in the Spring
25th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 1

YPN to Expand in the Spring

Loren at Search Engine Journal writes that Yahoo Publisher Network is Expanding This Spring (I’m presuming that’s Spring in the Northern Hemisphere).
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Yahoo Answers to add YPN to Allow Users to Earn Income
24th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Yahoo Answers to add YPN to Allow Users to Earn Income

Very interesting news today out of the YPN camp that Yahoo Answers have a feature ‘coming soon’ that will allow those contributing to it to add their YPN ID in order to earn money off the ads on pages that they contribute to. Jen has the scoop on this writing: ...more
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