Jeff is the guy behind Pleated-Jeans.com. He's also a humor writer based in Los Angeles, pro blogger, marathon sitter and UCB alumner. When not online, he can be found eating a sandwich or practicing his ribbon dancing routine.
Like it or not, websites rely on advertising revenue to operate. So web publishers are always looking for creative ways to increase web traffic. However, much like such risqué topics as Scientology and anal butt sex, the topic of increasing pageviews is rarely discussed out in the open…until now! Below are 11 sneaky, rotten and downright underhanded ways in which websites get you to read an article.