Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Difference of "Hosted AdSense for Content" and "AdSense for Content"

I love Google. I think they are great at their job, but there is something which Google is not very good at...naming its products or choosing the right word for their features.

I think lots of Google's products didn't make it to the mainstream just because of their stupid names.
For instance: Orkut, iGoogle, Goolge mini, Google Play ,Google Plus,Google Adsense, Google Site...

Today I was checking out the Google Adsense control panel and I saw this:










After lots of research in forums, I found out "Hosted Adsense for Content" means Youtube ads and "Adsense for content" means actual ads on your site/blog.  Who is in charge of choosing the names in Google?!  
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