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Effective 2020-08-07

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How best to share ads?

How best to share ads is a frequent question I get from sponsors. I suggest sharing ads in a spreadsheet of some sort. This way, we can both access them and enabling updates to be applied asynchronously.

If that doesn’t work, then sending an email every Friday is an option. If everything needing to be shared known in advance, feel free to send that over in one email.

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