When a website becomes the target of an ad fraud, you can use a variety of tools to quickly determine the legitimacy of the ad and avoid a potential scam.
The following list outlines how to detect an ad scam and what to do if you find one.
Here’s how to determine whether or not your website has been targeted for fraud:1.
Click the “More” button to open a new tab.2.
Under “Advertising,” scroll down and look for a “Products” section.3.
Scroll down and click on “Tools”5.
Under Tools, click “Advertise”.6.
Select your ad from the drop-down menu and click “Create.”7.
Your ad will appear.8.
Your website will appear in the search results.
If your website was targeted for ad fraud and you were unaware of the scam, there are several things you can do.1.
Look up the ad fraud complaints online.
If you’ve not been able to find a complaint, contact the website owner to see if they can provide you with additional information.2