Making AdSense work better

Social Media Network Marketing

According to research the best format for an adsense ad is 336x280. Make sure you have a site with lots of content and not a MFA (made for adsense). Google will ban your adsense account if you do. Made for adsense websites typically pay pennies per click This is because this particular format recieves the highest high click through rate.

Improve YouTube Adsense Revenue Part 1: Better Videos and Ads

Devumi

and get serious about using YouTube to generate and increase your YouTube Adsense revenue. In part one of our two part “Improving your Adsense” series we’re going to look at the content you’re producing first. Improve your videos to improve your YouTube Adsense revenue.

Facebook’s Competitor to Google AdSense: Facebook Audience Network

Bill Hartzer

Facebook has created a competitor to Google’s AdSense program. The program, Facebook’s Audience Network, allows you to monetize your mobile app or website with ads from Facebook’s 2.5 million Facebook advertisers.

Improve YouTube Adsense Revenue Part 2: Your channel and Marketing off YouTube

Devumi

In part one of our “Improve YouTube Adsense revenue” series, we looked at the videos you’re producing and the ads themselves. When YouTube users feel this connection they feel like they’re a part of something big – which can lead to bigger YouTube Adsense revenue.

Using Google AdSense Hurts Mobile User Experience, Violates Google’s Own Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

Adding Google AdSense to your website hurts the mobile user experience on your website and violates Google’s own suggested guidelines. That problem is Google AdSense. The problem is the way Google displays their AdSense ads on my web page.

Who does Google make it’s money from? A breakdown (Infograph)

Direct Marketing Observations

google adsense adwords© WordStream , a Google AdWords partner company.

Google's Inside Adsense home for spam comments

The Way of the Web

→ Google’s Inside Adsense home for spam comments September 19th, 2010 · View Comments Comment spam is a constant pain and chore for anyone running a blog. As an Adsense-powered publisher, I’m one of them.

Google to Retire Hosted Domains Product within AdSense

Bill Hartzer

Google has decided to retire the “hosted domains” product that they have through the Google AdSense program. According to an email directly from the Google AdSense team, they have evaluated the benefits of their partner network and decided to retire the Hosted Domains program with Google AdSense. In the future, undeveloped domain names will only be served through their existing Google AdSense for Domains distribution network.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends”

The Realtime Report

Why Google’s +Post ads program may be important for you – last week, Google+ announced that all Google+ brand pages with more than 1,000 followers can now use +Post ads, which allow brands to promote their Google+ content through Google’s AdSense program (Forbes).

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Google Publisher Toolbar—a Must-have for AdSense Publishers

ProBlogger

Google AdSense has been in the news a lot over the last month, for all the wrong reasons. Many top AdSense publishers such as Zac Johnson and Spencer Haws have had their accounts banned and their last month of earnings withheld. Advertising Adsense Google Chrome monetization

AdSense Turns 10 Years Old: Why I’m Grateful for it!

ProBlogger

This week Google’s AdSense program celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a post on their blog and a G+ Hangout. While they launched AdSense in June of 2003, I first began to experiment with it on 7th October that year. The bulk of that came from AdSense. Adsense

AdSense Release Toolbar for Chrome Users: Ideal for Stats Junkies

ProBlogger

If you’re an AdSense publisher you’re probably used to the AdSense stats shuffle. You know it – constant logging into your AdSense reports to check how earnings are going. Today AdSense released a little toolbar for Chrome users that makes checking your latest figures a breeze. Here’s how it looks: I actually don’t check into my AdSense stats as much as I used to – but this little tool will make doing so all the easier.

How I Diversified My Blogging Income Beyond Having All My Eggs in the AdSense Basket

ProBlogger

Back in 2004 when I almost went under, I not only was too reliant upon traffic from the Google Search Engine – I was also very reliant upon Google’s AdSense Ad Network as the main source of income for my business.

Repeat Visitors vs New Visitors – Which is Worth More to Your AdSense Earnings?

ProBlogger

A few days back I shared a little analysis of my AdSense earnings as it related to sources of traffic and looked at how – for me – traffic from newsletters was actually the most valuable traffic that I get on my photography site. Tags: Adsense Blogging for Dollars

Blog Smarter: A Step-by-step Strategy to Boost Your AdSense Earnings

ProBlogger

Let’s start with a question: What’s the single most important factor when it comes to making money with Google AdSense? Despite the huge different in traffic levels, if both sites started using Google AdSense the niche, one would earn a lot more (I wouldn’t be surprised if it would be five or even ten times more). The bottom line is that if you want to increase your AdSense earnings, one of the best things you can do is to increase your organic traffic.

Google Publisher Plugin For WordPress

Small Business Mavericks

Google has developed a WordPress plugin for publishers that does two things: Allows you to add AdSense ads easily to your WordPress blogs and websites. There are already plugins that allow you to incorporate AdSense ads easily into your website or blog, so that doesn’t really add any value that you can’t get elsewhere. Tools for Small Business google Google AdSense publishers Webmaster Tools wordpress WordPress plugins

Link your AdSense and Google Analytics Accounts for some Profitable Analysis

ProBlogger

Are you an AdSense publisher? It’s been possible to link Analytics and AdSense for a while now, but I come across plenty of publishers who are either yet to do so or who are not actually doing anything with this information. Once they’re linked up, over time as the data begins to collate, you’ll have at your fingertips some interesting information that will hopefully enable you to increase your AdSense earnings further. Do you use Google Analytics?

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8 Basic Yet Necessary Tools or Plugins for your Site

Idaconcpts

Google AdSense : Another crowd pleaser from Google has little to do with providing a client base with functionality, but is invaluable for anyone who participates in the Google AdSense program.

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Google: The search party is not over

Idaconcpts

The fact that 90% of their revenue is still based on the AdWords and AdSense business model and the web is becoming increasingly social, which Google has not been a player in.

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3 Trust-Building Factors That Improve Sales and Boost Profits

Idaconcpts

If the website looks low-quality – with ugly flashing advertisements, overload of Google Adsense and a cheap looking template – a visitor will instantly assume that whatever they are selling is also likely to be junk.

Demand Better Content

Twist Image

This content is then syndicated across the Internet and the articles are coupled with Google 's AdSense advertising program (which generates contextually relevant ads that are only paid for by the advertiser if someone clicks on it). Tags: adsense. How would you feel if you found out that everything you are reading in the newspaper was chosen for you by a robot? Would you have confidence in the choice of topics and its quality?

Newsletter Readers Do Click Ads

ProBlogger

His reasoning was that people coming to his site week after week from a newsletter would become blind to the AdSense ads he was using (his main source of income). You see my biggest days of earnings from AdSense are always the day I send out my newsletter.

How I Monetize Mobile Traffic on My Blogs

ProBlogger

You can see here that I’m testing AdSense, and that I’ve put the ads below the header (you can also put them in the footer), and that I can select a variety of positions for them. Tags: Adsense Advertising

Why Did a Russian Weed Company Just Buy Ebola.com for $200,000?

Navolutions

Monetizing this site with adsense advertising isn’t a terrible idea. The suggested adword bid on that keyword is $1.21, and Google adsense pays out at 68 cents on the dollar, so Ebola.com could get 82 cents for every ad clicked on their site.

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Staggering Statistic: Google Gets 41% Of All Internet Ad Dollars In The U.S.

PWB Marketing Blog

AdWords, AdSense, Display Network, AdMob, Doubleclick, or something else? According to market research firm eMarketer, Google receives 41% of all Internet advertising dollars in the United States. The eMarketer report , published June 2011, further states that 75% of all U.S. search engine marketing dollars goes to Google AdWords. Microsoft and Yahoo get a measly 8% of all US search ad dollars each. The choice is clear. Google dominates the search advertising landscape.

How To Make More Money Blogging

The Social Media Hat

When I was running Google AdSense ads, allowing Google to place ads for related products on my home page, sidebar and in banners below blog posts, I was making a whopping $50 a month. Therefore, sites that implement AdSense ads too soon may actually harm their own SEO.

5 Places To Publish Your Articles

Small Business Mavericks

You can monetize your articles on HubPages with your Amazon affiliate links, Google AdSense, eBay, and other monetization strategies. Article marketing is still alive and well on the Internet. Do you ever wonder where you can publish your articles and build links back to your website or get the attention you deserve as an expert in your field? Here are 5 non-article directories that are great places for marketing your article content.

Why Readers Are More Important Than Google

Small Business Mavericks

Unless you have a Made For AdSense website, and even then it’s a crapshoot, Google is not going to send you a check at the end of the month to say “thank you” for posting your content. Everyone wants to impress Google. But will Google pay your bills? If you write great content that is helpful to your readers, then there’s more than a reasonable chance that some of them will become paying customers. That’s why they’re more important than Google.

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The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools

Webbiquity SMM

The SpyOnWeb web crawler identifies ip address, google adsense id, google analytics id. When evaluating the results of marketing and PR efforts, it’s vital to consider two perspectives: what is the trend of results (e.g., increasing social engagement, website traffic over time, etc.)

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How to Direct Attention to Your Website

Idaconcpts

To effectively drive attention you need to pick one direction you want people to look and focus on that – so two pieces of AdSense visible on the page at once are practically pointless because your visitors can’t look at both at the same time.

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Search Results and Quality Content is an Oxymoron

Direct Marketing Observations

Unbeknownst to most of us is the fact that we’re getting played because someone knows how to play the game of driving eyeballs to a site that isn’t about quality content as much as it is about trying to get you to click on Google adsense boxes.

Is Display Advertising Hurting Your Website?

Small Business Mavericks

In fact, Google does encourage website owners to include Adsense ad units on their sites although they do suggest you follow their guidelines when it comes to quantity and placement. Google has become mean concerning web sites and display advertising. If the advertising on your web page pushes the content down below the fold, then your site may receive a ding in the search rankings. Why do I say “mean?”

Top 4 Blogging Mistakes that Make you Look Like a (Novice) in the Eyes of Your Audience

Kikolani

You read somewhere on the web about how a particular blogger is making tons of money blogging from the comfort of his home (Usually via Adsense). You’ve gotten your Adsense account and filled every page on your blog with it.

Why you need to be using MonsterInsights for analytics

Razor Social

Are you running Google Adsense on your site? Are you using Google Analytics to check your content marketing efforts? I hope so. It’s an amazing and powerful free tool. The trouble is it can be overwhelming. Google even has a dedicated Analytics Academy to help you understand it.

Article directories

Social Media Network Marketing

The revenue from Adsense for the article directory Web sites can be substantial, but only if they have quality articles posted on their site and if they can get it up quickly. It is also important to note that adult material, gambling and pharmacy content are against the terms of service of Google Adsense. Editors at article directories are careful to delete these types of articles that are submitted so as to not lose their Google Adsense account and revenues.

4 Low Cost Online Marketing Strategies For 2012

Small Business Mavericks

You are not competing with just your business competitors – you are also competing with those looking to make a quick buck through Adsense or affiliate marketing sites, and mom and dad blogs that often attract good search placements and social media attention. If your business has an online presence then you are now in a very competitive market. Unlike traditional bricks and mortar businesses, an online presence has to compete with a much wider range of entities.

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25 Google Analytics Admin Settings Explained

Razor Social

Here you can link your GA account with AdWords, AdSense, AdExchange, etc. Google Analytics is without a doubt one of the most useful tools available to help you gain insight into your online marketing performance.

Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?

The Way of the Web

Given the relative Adsense performance for the sites I’ve seen using RSS advertising, it doesn’t deliver the same kind of revenue as the formats available for website advertising, but given the scale of it as one of the main syndication/advertising tools for RSS, you have to imagine that it’s profitable given the lack of positive investment. But it also has a cost to Google – less publishers means less inventory, and therefore less Adsense revenue.

Bill Hartzer – February 2016 Update

Bill Hartzer

Facebook’s Competitor to Google AdSense: Facebook Audience Network. If you are using Google AdSense on your website, then you should be aware of the fact that Facebook actually has a competitor product, as well, called the Facebook Audience Network. It’s been been a while since I send out my newsletter. If you are one my newsletter subscribers, this is the type of content that you’ll receive in my monthly newsletter.

Why Blogging can be a Ridiculous Waste of Time

Kikolani

Then I installed AdSense on my website, which became yet another of my revenue streams. Read the complete tutorial for setting up AdSense HERE.). I often get asked, “Do you make money from blogging?”