In January, 2020, Daniel experimented with Reddit ads to promote The Good Parts Of AWS.
He started experimented again after the Covid-19 pandemic hit, as he’d heard that advertising rates were decreasing.
He resumed his Reddit campaign on March 30, stating that the cost-per-click was less than half what it used to be. 3 days later, he reported that he made $444 from a $115.82 ad spend. On April 7, he shared the data from the current Reddit Ad campaign.
In late April, he tweeted that he had made $3,442 in profit from reddit ads that month. On May 8th, he shared that the ads were still profitable.
The rates became competitive again around mid June. He stopped focusing on Reddit ads so he could invest his time elsewhere.
In July/August 2021, Gene Maryushenko experimented with Reddit advertising. He shared some of the stats in this Twitter thread. He experimented with ads at $0.1 and $0.2 CPC. He shared the results at the end of July. The $0.1 ads didn’t get many impressions. The $0.2 ads had 1100 impressions and 2 clicks.
He ended up having around 40k impressions but no salesa
Roberto started experimenting with Reddit Ads for KatLinks at the end of July, 2021.
Pieter Levels Billboard In June, 2021, Pieter bought a billboard in front of Apple’s headquarters. He used a service called Blip to do this for $24.46. The billboard got 1.5+ million views to Remote OK. This equalled 1.6¢ per 1,000 views. The real value didn’t lie with the billboard itself. The tweet announcing the billboard […]
Jakob Greenfeld: Newsletter Ads Auction Jakob Greenfeld ran a newsletter auction in August, 2022. His newsletter went out to 8k entrepreneurs. The opening bid was $1 and the auction ran for five hours. The newsletter spot sold for $325. You can check out the auction in the Twitter thread., Pete Codes: Newsletter Ad Auctions Pete Codes […]