Experience of using admob

by Mattaku Betsujin » Sat, 11 Apr 2009 23:58:32 GMT


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 Hello,

Has anyone used admob in their Android apps? If so, what is your experience
so far?

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Experience of using admob

by Mariano Kamp » Sun, 12 Apr 2009 00:13:34 GMT


 The implementation is straight forward. The reporting is nice.

I didn't want the ads to show up in horizontal orientation as it takes up
too much screen estate this way. As I manage configuration changes
(orientation changes) myself that took me hours to get it right and was one
of the reasons that I don't use it anymore. If you don't manage
configuration changes on your own, that shouldn't affect you.

Moneywise it was very unexciting, but that was to be expected as I don't
have that many users and probably never will (I am not developing a game). I
implemented it to release my full version until Google opens the Android
Market outside the US and UK and wanted to prevent users from complaining
afterward that they now have to pay for something that seemed to be free
before.
But meanwhile I learned that some users will complain no matter what, so I
removed the ads again.

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