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Why do I see the message 'Ad Blocker Warning'? (108 views)

To be able to view an AdFly link and it's destination URL, we require that an advert shown.... more

What is AdF.ly? What does it do? (52 views)

AdF.ly is a URL shortener that rewards the publishers of the shortened links by offering 50% of t... more

Why are you not counting all of my visitors? (38 views)

First please ensure you waited up to 2 hours for our stats to update. There are a number o... more

How many links can a particular visitor click in 1 day? (116 views)

There is no limit in regards to redirecting the user, this will always work. However, we p... more

Why is my link 'locked'? (5 views)

This can happen if you open multiple AdFly links too quickly. It is to protect our adverti... more

Why am I seeing a Captcha on AdF.ly? (5 views)

We have a Captcha system for a very small percentage of the daily visitors. This is necess... more

How does this work? (9 views)

AdFly is an innovative service that allows you to earn money from each visitor to your shortened ... more

How much can I earn? (6 views)

This all depends on how many people click on your links. Earning potential is limitless, a... more

How much do you pay for xxxxxx country? (5 views)

We do not pay a fixed amount on AdF.ly - we pay 50% of the advertising revenue generated. ... more

How do I make money? (8 views)

To make money using AdFly, follow these simple instructions: Login to your AdFl... more

How do I install AdFly on my blog / forum? (4 views)

If you have a website and wish to earn money when a visitor simply enters your site, please use o... more

How many websites can I shrink? Is there a limit? (6 views)

There is no hard limit. We only ask that you use as many links as you need. Accounts with ... more

What is proxy traffic? Will I get paid for it? (5 views)

Proxy traffic are users who are connected to the Internet via proxy server, this happens a lot in... more

How often are my Publisher stats updated? (3 views)

The stats are updated every 30 minutes. It times you how long ago they were last updated below th... more

What are Pop Ads on AdFly? How can I use them? (6 views)

Apart from making money with your AdFly short links, you can also try a new additional method of ... more

How much money does the Pop Ads pay? (6 views)

We share 50% of the advertising revenue with our Publishers, this is not a fix rate. You can chec... more

API Rate Limiting (6 views)

We have introduced a rate limit on the amount of calls an account can make to our API to automati... more

How can I maximise my earnings from visitors on a mobile device? (4 views)

We now have the option for you to enable mobile app adverts. This means your visitors on a mobile... more

How can I add a thumbnail to my AdFly links on Facebook? (4 views)

Adding a thumbnail to your AdFly links couldn't be simpler. You just need to click on the pen... more

What is the "Stop Adblock Users" feature? (3 views)

In addition to alerting your visitors when a browser extension is blocking AdFly, you can now dec... more

What is the "Skip Ad" Adverts setting in my AdFly account for? (2 views)

We have recently added a new feature that will allow you to increase your AdFly links revenue by ... more

How often are Pop Ads shown to my visitors? (3 views)

You can now set the number of times Pop Ads are shown to your visitors in your website simply by ... more

Does it cost anything to join? Any investment? (4 views)

If you wish to join AdFly to earn money, you do not need to make any investment or pay anyone mon... more

Do you have a mobile app? (7 views)

Yes! We have recently launched our official AdFly app for Publishers compatible with most mobile ... more