Popads review : pop-under advertising network


Popads review

Popads is a well-known pop-under advertising network located in Costa Rica. The revenue model of this ad network is CPM. It has really gained trust from publishers and advertisers in a short time. Higher eCPM rates and timely payments are the main reasons behind its popularity. This network is for those publishers who got fed up with Adsense rejection/ban. Popads will certainly come to their rescue.

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Requirements to join Popads pop-under ad network as a publisher

  • There are no traffic restrictions for publishers to join this network.
  • The sites must host legal content. Even adult sites having illegitimate content can’t join.
  • Make sure that your site is abide by US and Costa Rica laws.

Generally it take 24 hours for publishers to know the result.


Publishers can receive their earnings via PayPal, Payza, Payoneer and Wire transfer. The threshold payout is $5 for PayPal and Payza, $20 for Payoneer and it is $2000 for wire transfer. Publishers can request their payment once they reach the threshold amount.

Referral program

Publishers can boost their earnings referring people to Popads. You earn 10% of the referred publisher’s income and 10% of the referred advertiser’s budget.

Best Features

  • Higher eCPM rates when compared to other pop-up ad networks.
  • Trusted ad network
  • Popads accepts all types of websites.
  • Adult webmasters can monetize their content with this network.
  • Blogspot blogs can also join Popads network. This is a great news for blogspot bloggers as they don’t need to redirect to custom domains.
  • Pop-up can ads work along with Google Adsense ads.
  • You can reject certain ads.
  • You can set the price of ad
  • Lowest minimum payout
  • Timely payments
  • Flexible payment terms
  • Real time reporting system
  • Referral program
  • Best support team


  • The eCPM rates are lower during weekends.
  • Visitors may find Pop-unders and pop-ups annoying. It will harm genuine traffic in long run.
  • Sometimes visitors may experience irrelevant ads.
  • If there are no advertisers for our country you don’t see any pop-ups.
  • Sometimes publishers may see their rates too low for some countries.
  • Popads doesn’t count all impressions.
  • If visitors use proxy, VPN or ad blockers then you could see the stats coming down.


  • Don’t be greedy by setting higher bid price. Sometimes the ads might be unavailable.
  • Don’t allow more than 2 pop-unders. The overall performance may get disturbed.
  • Don’t try to generate traffic by bots or traffic exchanges.

Final Conclusion :

Popads has openly disclosed that the CPM rate is around $4 for US traffic. So sites having lots of US and European traffic will undoubtedly perform well. Sites with great content and adequate organic traffic will earn decent income. However your earnings depend on several factors like location of the visitors, quality and niche of the site, time of visit. Hope this Popads review helps publishers to get started.

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Article written by Suresh

Suresh is author and owner of He loves to help people by teaching the ways to make money online with advertising and affiliate programs. He is also passionate about technology and love to write reviews.

This Post Has 8 Comments

  1. Amit Reply

    Nice post, It is one of the best pop under ad network. I am using it from one year and it has never disappointed me.

    By the way, you have a very beautiful theme, its really awesome !

    Your presentation is also impressive which has made this theme look very professional and attractive.

    • Suresh Reply

      Hi Amit,

      I’m glad you liked it. Glad to hear that Popads worked for you. Thanks for your compliments and comment. Even I like your site bro. 🙂 🙂

      • Amit Reply

        Thanks, i have bookmarked your site for later references and also subscribed to it. I like websites of my niche especially good ones like yours because here not only i come to know about ad networks but i get valuable information to share with my visitors too.

        I feel more glad when i see Indians doing well.

        Have a good day.

  2. Brent Dunn Reply

    I’ve generated over $3k as a publisher on Popads… But as an advertiser i’ve done over $100k in profits.

    Are you still working with Popads as a publisher? I’d love some more tips how I can increase my revenue…

    If you are interested in checking out my Popads guide for advertisers check it out: I’d love to know what you think!

    • Suresh Reply

      Hello Brent thanks for sharing your experience and guide. I’m really glad that you made profits with Popads. Hope your guide helps my readers. 🙂

  3. sky Reply

    It’s pretty good article and i will be glad if you add detalied review of their popunder ads, i’m interested in their average CPC and things like that

  4. rohit desai Reply

    Hello dear,
    Great article. Thank you for sharing that type of content.
    I am struggling with my website revenue. Now, i hope popads are useful for me.
    Thanks once again.


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