Prohibited Creatives


There are certain types of ads that we do not permit because they create an unwelcome or deceptive environment for the user. For example, you may not send us ads that:

  • Automatically redirect the user to a new page or app;
  • Automatically refresh;
  • Contain annoying or distracting images, or excessive animation;
  • Contain audio in a display ad that is triggered by anything other than a click (such as auto-play or rollover-initiated audio);
  • Employ phishing techniques or seek to trick the user into providing sensitive information by misrepresenting the identity of the advertiser;
  • Expand beyond their original size;
  • Initiate a download;
  • Install spyware, trojans, viruses or other malware;
  • Mimic system errors or messages; and/or
  • Pop-up upon banner open or upon page exit.

Prohibited Content

BidsCube Community will not accept ads that:

  • Are misleading or contain content that is not reflective of what the user will find on the clickthrough URL;
  • Promote hacking, cracking, or warez;
  • Contain profanity;
  • Promote or contain libel or fraud;
  • Incite hatred of any race, religion, creed, class or ethnic group, or of any individual or group;
  • Infringe intellectual property rights;
  • Promote P2P file-sharing, torrent, or anything that facilitates or promotes copyright infringement;
  • Sell or promote tobacco or tobacco products;
  • Sell or promote electronic cigarettes or vaping devices;
  • Sell or promote illegal drugs, drug paraphernalia, or ways to pass a drug test;
  • Contain nudity or suggestive content or images;
  • Promote adult products, including sex toys and sexual enhancers;
  • Promote adult-themed dating, escort services, “mail-order brides,” or similar services
  • Promote fireworks;
  • Sell or promote firearms, ammunition, bombs or other weapons, or related design materials, including handgun safety certificates and BB guns;
  • Describe, depict, or glorify pain, suffering, torture, violence or death of or against humans or animals;
  • Promote any other products, services, or content that are illegal, promote harmful activity, or infringe on the rights of others. This includes sites that provide “how-to” information on bomb-making, lock-picking, and similar topics;
  • Violate any applicable law, regulation, governmental rule or court order or which contain content that is otherwise harmful or illegal.