ClickGUARD Configuration

Get value from ClickGUARD's rules and settings for Google Ads accounts.

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Account Settings

ClickGUARD Account Settings - Overview

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How to change the name of your Google Ads account in ClickGUARD?

Update Google Ads account name in Account Settings or on your Google Ads Accounts page.
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How to block IP address after conversion?

Don't want ad clicks after visitor converts? You can block their IP address.
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How to whitelist IP addresses?

Whitelisting IPs in ClickGUARD is easy - if you do not want them to be monitored.
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How to whitelist placement domains?

Whitelisting ad placements in ClickGUARD is easy - if you do not want them to be monitored.
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How to turn ClickGUARD off for specific campaigns?

You can ignore campaigns in Account Settings and stop ClickGUARD from processing clicks coming from those campaigns.
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How to disable automated blocking?

You can turn auto-blocking for your Google Ads account(s) on/off at any time.
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How to change the IP blocking period?

Set the IP blocking period in Account Settings or in individual Advanced rules.
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How to change the ad placement exclusion period?

Set the placement exclusion period in Account Settings or in individual Advanced rules.
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How to change the campaign pause period?

Set the campaign pause period in Account Settings or in individual Click Intensity rules.
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How to disable email notifications?

You can disable system emails in Settings, and email actions in individual rules.
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How to change the email address for notifications?

Update your email for notifications for a specific Google Ads account in Account Settings.
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How to configure Slack notifications?

Link your organization's Slack with ClickGUARD to get notifications in a Slack channel.
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How to setup automated email reports?

Get automated Summary and Click Quality reports delivered to your email.
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Simple Rules

ClickGUARD Simple Rules - Overview

Simple Rules offer common use cases for powerful Google Ads protection and optimization.
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Simple Rules - Repetitive Clicks

Make sure your advertizing budget is being spent towards new prospects, rather than being wasted on same sources over and over again.
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Simple Rules - Invalid Clicks

Control how many times invalid clicks can be made by the same source before they get blocked from making any more ad clicks.
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Simple Rules - Multiple Targets

Prevent budget waste and business disruption by blocking click sources frequently engaging multiple campaign or keywords.
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Simple Rules - Known Threats

Stop waste by detecting and blocking IPs and IP ranges that are known threats or proxies and excluding ad placements sending these clicks.
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Simple Rules - Geo Location

Block IPs, IP ranges and ad placements that keep sending traffic from outside your advertised region or from within specified geo-regions.
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Simple Rules - Visitor Behavior

Optimize your campaigns for quality interactions by dealing with sources hat exhibit specific behavior after clicking on your ads.
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Simple Rules - Conversion

Optimize your campaigns for traffic that converts by dealing with sources that are not likely to convert.
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Simple Rules - Click Intensity

Deal with intense ad click traffic to minimize impact to your advertising by pausing campaigns or excluding placements.
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Advanced Rules

ClickGUARD Advanced Rules - Overview

Advanced Rules go beyond common use cases and open endless possibilities for automated protection and optimization of Google Ads.
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Advanced Rules - Click Frequency

Control how many times your ads can be clicked on by the same source before it gets blocked/excluded.
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Advanced Rules - Invalid Clicks

Control how many invalid clicks can be tolerated by the same source before it gets blocked/excluded
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Advanced Rules - Target Frequency

Control how many different campaigns or keywords can engaged by the same source before it gets blocked/excluded.
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Advanced Rules - Visitor Behavior

Optimize your campaigns for quality interactions by excluding sources that exhibit specific behavior patterns after clicking on your ads
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Advanced Rules - Conversion

Optimize your campaigns for traffic that converts by blocking/excluding sources that is not likely or will never convert
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Advanced Rules - No Device

Optimize your campaigns for quality interactions by blocking/excluding sources where device detection doesn't happen after an ad click
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Advanced Rules - Click Intensity

Manage intense ad click traffic and minimize impact to your advertising by pausing campaigns or excluding placements.
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