Can you directly link adword to LP?

Discussion in 'Adwords' started by daserpent, Sep 26, 2012.

  1. daserpent

    daserpent Power Member

    May 10, 2010
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    I am gonna be promoting a product I made using adwords. It is a digital download. So, can I directly redirect people to the LP or pay now page?
  2. Choppy80

    Choppy80 Newbie

    Mar 26, 2011
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    Short answer is possibly...

    Right answer is what is your product? If its a landing page with say 3-4 pages worth of content, testimonials and you have the right information in the footer you should be ok.

    If its some sort of marketing product get rich quick etc mostly no
  3. golface72

    golface72 Regular Member

    Nov 1, 2011
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    As long as its a legit product and looks the part you will probably be ok. If it looms spammy you could be in trouble
  4. warrior-of-pandora

    warrior-of-pandora Registered Member

    Dec 2, 2012
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    I am wondering the same thing though I have not made a product. I'm just an affiliate.
  5. trike

    trike Newbie

    Dec 24, 2009
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    Please read carefully through the details of this policy and check to see if you have all the required features on your site and in your download. Having looked at your site, there are a a few suggested changes that you need to make.
    Firstly let me explain this policy in more detail for you:

    Google doesn?t allow websites or applications to distribute software or downloads that don?t comply with our Software Principles.
    To continue advertising with AdWords, you should ensure that your website complies with our Software Principles. You should also remove all non-compliant components of your software or executable downloads from your website.
    Some applications may not be malicious in their intent, but are designed to bundle applications, transmit user information, or change computer settings without explicit user acknowledgement. This type of software is considered harmful for the user because it may steal personal and financial information, is typically not easy to uninstall or remove, may change browser settings, and may transmit data to and from other external entities without the user?s consent.
    Our policy on potentially harmful or disruptive software is shaped by our corporate Software Principles, as well as our core Policy Principles. These principles are:
    Installation: We believe software shouldn?t trick users into installing it
    Upfront disclosure: When an application is installed or enabled, it should inform users of its principal and significant functions
    Simple removal: It should be easy for users to figure out how to disable or delete an application
    Clear behavior: Applications that affect or change a user?s experience should make it clear that they?re the reason for those changes
    Snooping: If an application collects or transmits users? personal information such as your address, users should know
    Keeping good company: Application providers shouldn?t allow their products to be bundled with applications that don?t meet these guidelines
    Safety and security: Advertising should be safe for all users
    Transparency and Privacy: Advertising shouldn?t violate users? trust or privacy
    User Experience: Advertising should provide a positive experience to users. These are the guidelines to this policy (as detailed[dot]com/adwordspolicy/bin/ It seems that your site is not giving enough information to the user about the download. For example:

    1. No privacy policy including opt-out information

    2. You need to display clear disclosures to users. You do have a demo and contact info through facebook, which is great, but I cannot see the end user license agreement (EULA).

    3. You need to check that when the user has download the tutorial:

    Do the taskbar or tray icons display when the application is running?

    4. You should also make sure that the download is easy to find, remove and uninstall once it has been downloaded.
  6. iwin_it

    iwin_it Newbie

    Nov 26, 2012
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    Go ahead with LP with proper conversion tracking process. This may help you in the results of your advertising.
  7. Userz

    Userz Newbie

    Sep 14, 2012
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    Is it downloadable product? i think they don't allow this kind of goods.