Show Me The Money – Top 5 Google AdSense Alternatives


On top of that, earning money through a blog is no longer a shoe-in – it’s an ongoing challenge, and for a lot of bloggers Google’s AdSense is the only life-support system they have for their writing projects. This is a guest post by Jacob E. Dawson.

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.

25 Google Analytics Admin Settings Explained

Razor Social

Google Analytics is without a doubt one of the most useful tools available to help you gain insight into your online marketing performance. So go ahead, log into your Google Analytics account and click the Admin tab at the bottom of the menu on the left. in Google Analytics.

Why you need to be using MonsterInsights for analytics

Razor Social

Are you using Google Analytics to check your content marketing efforts? Google even has a dedicated Analytics Academy to help you understand it. Previously on Razor Social, we’ve covered the most important terms and reporting in Google Analytics.

Link your AdSense and Google Analytics Accounts for some Profitable Analysis


Are you an AdSense publisher? Do you use Google Analytics? 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.

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 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. I think you’ll see future developments of this plugin incorporating other Google services, such as: Google Analytics.

A Powerful Exercise inside Google Analytics to Set You Up for a Successful Year of Blogging


It all starts for me in Google Analytics (the tool I use to track how my blogs are performing). Note : I know the mention of ‘analytics’ is enough to put some of you off reading on any further. I get that – I’m not really an analytical guy.

The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools

Webbiquity SMM

There are a wide range of monitoring, listening, and analytics tools available to answer the first type of question. A very good spying tool where you can see your competitors website analytics.” ” — RazorSocial (Social Media Analytics).

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Demand Better Content

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Through studying Web analytics and niche topics that are getting search engine traffic online, Demand Media uses the information to create content (mostly text articles and videos). 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). web analytics. Tags: adsense.

Newsletter Readers Do Click Ads


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.

AOL Newsroom: A Model for the Future or Shades of 2001?

Adam Sherk

by Adam Sherk on February 23, 2010 There is an interesting article in BusinessWeek on how AOL is utilizing software and analytics data in an effort to match content with user interests and monetize it more successfully.

WordPress Blog Hosting: or Self-Hosted?


Being at the top of the list: Google AdSense. Web Analytics self hosted website self hosted wordpress self hosted wordress self hosting hostingCommitting to a content management system (CMS) for your blog is a big decision.

Is Google becoming evil?

The Way of the Web

But recently Google made an announcement that Google Analytics would no longer provide keyword information for users who are logged into their Google profile and using secure search.

7 Ways I Make Money Online


Adsense. Google Adsense is like the starter pack for anyone looking to make money online. I earn a steady flow of income from Adsense using a variety of other websites I own. Why don’t I use Adsense on Kikolani? I did, up until last year’s Blog World where Scott Stratten made a very valid point that if you are putting Adsense on your blog, you are essentially giving people a reason to leave for just a few cents per click.

How to create mobile-friendly content with Google’s AMP

However, there are ad technologies such as Google AdSense, Amazon A9 and AdTech that businesses and publishers can use in concert with AMP. AMP offers businesses and publishers an overview of relevant data via its analytics tools.

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How to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic and Income by Setting Goals


Back in 2004, when I’d been blogging for about 18 months, I started experimenting with AdSense and Amazon’s affiliate program. Google Analytics wasn’t around at the time. I did something similar with my income, which at the time was largely from AdSense.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey through Boliva


Web analytics reporting for small businesses. QueryAds – the Adsense alternative. Google Adsense publishers say earnings are down. How to use Google Analytics on your Facebook fan page.

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Six First Income Streams Recommended for Bloggers


Some income streams won’t really work at all with a small audience, particularly Google AdSense. For instance, traffic from search engines can be a good fit for Google AdSense, but traffic from social media might convert well into affiliate product sales.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Google Internship


Beginner’s Guide to Google AdSense for Publishers – While you won’t find many mind-blowing, “Increase Your AdSense CPC in Minutes!”

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems


The Adsense checklist – perfect for beginning and existing Adsense users looking to make more Adsense revenue. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics.

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20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing


To see if you qualify for needing a mobile-friendly theme, go to your Google Analytics and look under Audience > Technology > Browser & OS. Is AdSense a good way to make money through blogging? AdSense is a great place to start IF your blog has no other monetization goals.

Search Engine Marketing Tool Review: SEM Rush

Bill Hartzer , from the makers of SEOQuake , is a website that can give you some amazing website analytic information in regards to the top keywords on Google, and how they relate to a website.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Vacation Announcement


How much does Google Adsense pay you – interesting information for those who use Adsense for monetizing. 6 things I have learned since having my Adsense account disabled – some tips on what not to do if you want to keep your Adsense income. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring a shorter resources mashup and vacation announcement. The Resources Mashup.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Best Week Ever & Timelapse


Are your Adsense revenues dropping and how to maximize Adsense income. Unleashing the power of website analytics. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, the best week ever, and what is coming up next week on

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Chicago Lightning


How I made over $100,000 with Adsense – the two good things you need to know in order to succeed with Google Adsense. Search Engines / SEO / Link Building / Analytics. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on The Resources Mashup.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & New Search Engine Community


Search Engines / SEO / Analytics. How to coax social media insights from Google Analytics – learn how you are doing socially with these methods. Twitter is releasing a real time analytics solution in Q4 – this will be huge for marketers trying to justify their budget!

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, 2011 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals


This is where Google Analytics Advanced Segments come into play. How To Increase Adsense CTR: Tested and Confirmed – Multiple tests on how to increase Adsense CTR keep confirming that you should not display ads all over your blog.

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Why, How and When to Quit FeedBurner


If your Feedburner feed is not working anymore, you’re not alone and you basically have two choices – switch to your blog platform’s atom feed for free (no analytics), or switch to the best alternative, Feedblitz for a small fee.

Unlock Your Marketing Genius to Make Money Online


I am not talking about Adsense (although I will explain why Adsense on a social blog is NOT a good thing later). This can be done simply by doing a little analytical assessment to see which pages are getting found in search and what they are doing when they get there. Blogging and making money with Adsense. I spoke briefly about how I think it is an absolute terrible idea to simply throw up Adsense ads (or any kind of contextual ads) onto your social blog.

Count Your Mobile Device Traffic


Last week, I talked about how I’ve been experimenting with monetizing mobile traffic using the WPTouch mobile theme and AdSense. I’ve been using WPTouch for a number of months now, but I’d never added Google Analytics code to it.

Search Engine Optimization: Recovering Lost Traffic and Links on your Website

Bill Hartzer

Well, there is a way to do this without having to break the bank or even look at your Google Analytics. In fact, in order to properly recover lost traffic and links to your website, you have to stay away from Google Analytics and any other web analytics software that you’re using that relies on JavaScript. So, the whole page doesn’t load on your site and the JavaScript from the web analytics never ends up loading, so it doesn’t register a visit.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Scared Kitty


10 quick steps to becoming a virtual entrepreneur – steps to take if you want to be a successful entrepreneur with more than just a few niche sites and Adsense.

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PB135: How to Grow Your Blogs Traffic and Income by Setting Goals


In 2004, I started to experiment with AdSense ads and Amazon’s Affiliate program. This is before Google Analytics – most blog stats were freely viewable through Site Meter. Back then, it was largely AdSense. AdSense made up 95% of my income.

The Marketing Problem Is Simple: There Are Too Many Ads

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One of the things I loved about Google AdWords happened with the advent of AdSense. If Facebook can promise to deliver more relevant and contextual advertising to other publishers based on their data and additional third-party analytics, who wouldn't bite at the opportunity. google adsense. web analytics. As a brand, do you find it hard to put your message in front of the right audience? This used to be the major challenge.

Everything You Need to Know About Google+

Social Media Marketing

The analytics alone would be enough to catch my attention. In case you're coming out from the rock you've been living under for the summer, Google+ arrived on our digital doorsteps in early July - but only for limited field testing.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s not only AdSense that you can use. Local SEO Tracking: How to Track Offline Conversions : Whether it’s by custom URLs or custom phone numbers, offline conversions can be tracked thanks to a bit of analytics know-how. It’s my birthday and I have some great news!

Getting Un-Panda-lized: One Blog’s Response to Google’s Panda Update


Using data from Google Analytics, Webmaster Tools, and backlink analysis tools, we rated every single post. Many of these factors correlate with AdSense earning so we also took that into account. “While it’s exciting to maximize your ad performance with AdSense, it’s also important to consider the user experience…&# – Best Practices Guidelines , Google AdSense. We took the plunge and removed AdSense for over a month, through the Panda 2.2

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, November Discounts & Life on Facebook


Faking Adsense earnings and why you can’t even trust video “proof&# – I wonder how many people do this to convince others of their expertise in making money online as well. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great discount code for November, and life on Facebook on The Resources Mashup.

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

The Way of the Web

Understanding the need for users to own their own data, as shown by the ‘Data Liberation Front’ Adsense – allowing users to instantly monetise with a proven model. I hope they don't go the way of adding AdSense immediately.