Following on from our previous post on horrifying display ad placements, I’ve been looking for examples of when Google Ads go wrong. 

So here’s a list of 15 Google Ads (PPC and AdSense) which are either badly written, completely irrelevant, poorly placed, or just plain funny… 

Worst PPC ad ever?

(via bbcarter

The Worst PPC Ad in the History of the Universe

Want to become a police officer?

(thanks to searchenginepeople)

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Ford clearly forgot to check this ad

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World of Warcraft

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Flights to hell

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Mating with animals

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Leg amputees

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Certificate in terrorism?

(via elistmania)

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Corpses

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eBay

(via eBads)

Thanks to a scattergun approach to PPC in the past, there are plenty of examples of eBay bidding on bizarre and inappropriate terms. 

Skin cancer

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Used toilet paper

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Kick in the balls

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Nuclear weapon

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Crack baby

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Great deals on fascists… 

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