Chitika one of the best Adsense alternative shuts down it’s services

Last Updated on August 5, 2020 by


Chitika Ad Network is one of the most preferred ‘Adsense Alternatives’ that has been in business for over 15years with its company located in United States (Westborough, Massachusetts to be precised)  Chitika is a name derived from Telugu language which means “in a snap.” Today being April 17th 2019, chitika announced the sudden shutdown of there business and further hints why they have to shut down.Chitika is closed

One of the key factor on why they are shutting down their business is “due to termination of our partnership with our biggest exchange partner,”  according to them.

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Chitika is alerting all there publishers and partners of there recent decision, if you are a verified publisher you should receive a mail from them that read thus:


Chitika Is Shutting Down Effective Immediately

Dear Publisher,
After 15+ years in business and millions of publisher relationships, Chitika is hereby shutting down and closing its business. Our sincere thanks to all our publishers with whom we have enjoyed wonderful relationships over the years. We wish you the best of luck and success as you continue to grow your traffic and revenue.
What’s Next?
Q: What action do I need to take? 
A: Please remove all Chitika ad code from all your websites on or before April 30th 2019. Any Chitika ad code or other calls to Chitika ad services after this time period will cease to operate.
Q: What about earnings for last month and current month? 
A: Unfortunately, due to termination of our partnership with our biggest exchange partner, no earnings accumulated after March 1st 2019 will be paid out. All earnings after March 1st 2019 have been chargebacked by the exchange and money has been returned to the advertisers.
Q: How can I get paid if I have an outstanding balance ? 
A: Please make sure you meet the payment requirements (Payoneer and Tax Forms) and then followthese instructions to get paid your final balance. We will be issuing one final payment on April 30th 2019.
Q: How do I contact Chitika if I have any additional questions? 
A: You may contact Chitika using this form