Micro Persuasion: Google Incetivizes Bloggers to Push Firefox + the Google Toolbar

source: Steve Rubel
"Some of you have noticed that I recently started running Adsense ads on my blog. In about six weeks I have earned a grand total of about oh, $20. Once I hit a $100 I will get a check from Larry and Sergey. "
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Google has added a new feature to AdSense that pays publishers (e.g. bloggers included) $1 for every Firefox + Google Toolbar combo download they generate.


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