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Old 07-11-2017, 10:25 PM
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Question Is there any solution to google adwords fake clicks ?

Fake clicks are becoming a headache for now. I don't even get any visitors or sessions wrt to any fake clicks. They are totally hidden. Can not even block them as i didn't get any ip addresses or sessions !!

I am using clicky to track down visitors.

Is there any solution to it ?

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yet none result in a phone call? I have to get a phone call to get a sale, yet day after day, no calls come, yet the clicks keep on coming. This has not been my history with ad words. Something is definitely wrong.I would like to initiate a fraud investigation.
 
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Hello,

Google has sophisticated systems to identify invalid clicks and impressions and remove them from your account data & you will not be charged for those clicks.However, if you're concerned about activity that seems suspicious then you can investigate your account.
 
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What do you mean? I see on my adwords account all the fake clicks, they don't count them as real clicks, they know how to id them.
 
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Google has sophisticated systems to identify invalid clicks and impressions and remove them from your account data & you will not be charged for those clicks.However, if you're concerned about activity that seems suspicious then you can investigate your account.
I hear the same words when i call google customer care !! Isn't helping !

They must be having sophisticated systems but still i got 20 clicks on my text ad and not even a single visitor to my website. Checked apache logs, not even a single session
 
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I know this might not help, but I tried AdWords for a bit, a while back. The cost-per-click started getting out of control, and my limited budget was getting used up so fast - probably my competition finding a way to do this to me. So, I just stopped using it. I'm not surprised you are having these issues. I'd bet the majority of AdWords customers experience this to some degree.
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Sorry if I bother you, but does fake click affect SEO?
I know there are several communities involved in traffic exchange, most of which are fake clicks and I'm wondering whether I should join.
 
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Thank you LMD, to share this information.
You answer didn't help me but it increased your post count ? Did you read the NOTE which i wrote in my first post ?

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Sorry if I bother you, but does fake click affect SEO?
I know there are several communities involved in traffic exchange, most of which are fake clicks and I'm wondering whether I should join.
Why do you want to answer when you don't know anything about the topic ? I clearly wrote :

Note : Please do not comment here to increase your post count. I need genuine and helpful answer's.

and believe me your answer is not helping me !! I would have posted this thread in SEO forum if it was something related to SEO.

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I know this might not help, but I tried AdWords for a bit, a while back. The cost-per-click started getting out of control, and my limited budget was getting used up so fast - probably my competition finding a way to do this to me. So, I just stopped using it. I'm not surprised you are having these issues. I'd bet the majority of AdWords customers experience this to some degree.
I found a workaround though ! Needs a little research and money. Seems like competitors in my area have a less number of machines allotted for fake clicks !
 
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I found a workaround though ! Needs a little research and money. Seems like competitors in my area have a less number of machines allotted for fake clicks !
If it's something you feel you can report back and post, please feel free to do so. I'm still curious even though not using AdWords any longer.
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Google always reports & refunds for fake clicks gotten through adwords. What's the problem then? You're not getting charged and Google is taking responsibility for the clicks. Either ways you're not getting harmed.
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