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I Cut Ties With AdSense

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For the longest time, 14+ years to be exact, I’ve had WordPress blogs, lately without WordPress, completely self-made.

In all this time, one thing bothered me the most. AdSense. I don’t like ads that much. But what I really hate is selling my soul to Google AdSense for a few dollars.

Still, somehow I thought I needed AdSense for my self-hosted blogs.




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