words in green & underlined

  [DELETED] 23:45 26 Oct 2003

just noticed when click on a thread some words are highlighted in and underlined, when i hover my mouse over it brings an advert up any ideas whats happening. cheers

  powerless 23:48 26 Oct 2003

It's advertising when you click the link that the keyword generates it brings in a little money.

  [DELETED] 23:49 26 Oct 2003

What's happening is exactly what should happen - PCA get some revenue from this, which helps pay for the free site we all enjoy the use of.

  Migwell 23:59 26 Oct 2003

That may be true but I still don't see the use for them. I have clicked on them a few times and cant realy see the connection with the word they underline every time. I would rather they stoped the underlining.

  [DELETED] 00:06 27 Oct 2003

Don't knock any simple thing they can do to help support the site.

As long as they can get advertising revenue from doing it, it's not really what you or I think that matters - it's what the advertisers will pay for the privilege.

If you want to ignore it, then just do so - it does no harm.

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