Category: fiscal

AMAZON PAYMENT

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We have finally been paid for services from Amazon. They owed us an aggregate of $95.65 for commissioned sales and $14.07 for CPM ads. The Amazon disbursement covered the period ending on August 31, 2017. We maintain a US bank checking account so that US based affiliate agreements are easily paid. International payments are still …

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NEW FOOTER ADS

US $100

We have installed new footer ads on the site as the old Amazon ads do not seem to get enough clicks to be worth using. The new one is one of the new generation native ads that are more responsive. The ads can be tailored easily to fit various deployments. We expect it may take …

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FISCAL 2016

US $100

Fiscal year 2015 was yet another joke. Revenue has been declining year after year for 5 years running. We are continuing to use Amazon ads as they seem to be the best paying in recent years. Amazon rolled out old style CPM ads and we deployed them at the start of Q4 which will improve the …

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FISCAL 2015

US $100

Fiscal year 2015 was yet another joke. Revenue has been declining year after year for 5 years running. We are continuing to use Amazon ads as they seem to be the best paying in recent years. QUARTERLY RESULTS

FISCAL 2014

US $100

Fiscal year 2014 was yet another joke. Pervasive ad blocking and the weak consumer spending are not helping. Adblock rates are now 40% or more and traffic has not improved. We are continuing to use Amazon ads as they seem to be the best paying in recent years. QUARTERLY RESULTS HARDWARE FAILURES ITEM COST Asus …

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FISCAL 2013

US $100

Fiscal year 2013 was yet another joke. Pervasive ad blocking and the weak consumer spending are not helping.Ad blicking has continued to grow signmificantly. This is a new challenge as this site like others depends on ad revenue to pay the bills. Problems with Azure forced us to change URLs which hurt site traffic a …

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FISCAL 2012

Fiscal year 2012 was yet another joke. Pervasive ad blocking and the weak consumer spending are not helping.Ad blocking rates have become higher recently. Countermeasures are showing a 10% rate of ad locking. We are continuing to use Amazon ads as they seem to be the best paying in recent years. QUARTERLY RESULTS HARDWARE FAILURES …

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FISCAL 2011

Fiscal year 2011 was yet another joke. Pervasive ad blocking and the weak consumer spending are not helping. Unemployment has improved over last year but low wages and large numbers of part time jobs mean more lean times ahead. We are continuing to use Amazon ads as they seem to be the best paying in …

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FISCAL 2010

Fiscal year 2010 was yet another joke. Pervasive ad blocking and the weak consumer spending are not helping. High unemployment has reduced site traffic by 90% from 5 years ago, We moved our site to the new Microsoft Azure web servers as it seemed to be the best idea to move to the cloud,. The …

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FISCAL 2009

Fiscal year 2009 was yet another joke. Other commission ads are not getting any action at all. Seems that the old days of making money are long gone. With Google owning DoubleClick it does mean fewer affiliate choices for web sites like us. We are using Google Adsense and we are starting to use Amazon Ads. QUARTERLY …

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