No VC: Education Startup Quizlet Makes the Grade Going It Alone

No VC: Education Startup Quizlet Makes the Grade Going It Alone
Quizlet became profitable soon after it was created in 2005, according to Sutherland, who built the flash-card program for the Web and supported it by selling Google AdSense promotions that let marketers place ads on the site. As the game grew more …
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Facebook working on external ad network
Google proved this model with Adsense. With an already huge base of advertisers bidding on CPCs, it is impossible for most other ad networks to compete on publisher payouts. But Facebook's traffic is so great now that an external ad network might …
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Facebook will be sharing your data with other websites
While Dixon says that it's almost impossible for other ad networks to compete with Adsense, “Facebook's traffic is so great now that an external ad network might increase their revenues by 2x or so.” That would essentially boost Facebook's yearly …
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