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.

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 Add Code to Your Mobile App or Website.

Trending Sources

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

Socialmedia.biz

How Accelerated Mobile Pages can fuel your mobile marketing strategy. Target audience: Businesses, brands, mobile marketers, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. AMP leads mobile publishing.

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Mobile Blogging – How to Make Your WordPress Blog Smartphone Ready

Kikolani

Since I got my new HTC Droid Eris, I have been comparing two different plugins to make my WordPress sites more mobile friendly – WordPress Mobile Pack and WPtouch iPhone Theme. WordPress Mobile Pack – Simplicity. Homepage using WordPress Mobile Pack.

How to Build and Monetize a Mobile-Optimized Blog

ProBlogger

For bloggers, creating a mobile site can seem daunting. Without the time, money and a working knowledge of various coding languages, a mobile site can seem out of reach. What’s more, way back in 2010, she predicted that mobile users would surpass desktop users by 2014.

Search Results and Quality Content is an Oxymoron

Direct Marketing Observations

The point being that in today’s hyper mobile, hyper-consumption, media driven society-we search for the information that we need right now without thinking that maybe what we’re looking at is not nearly the “best&# information. Like it or not we are a search driven society.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

Should I have a mobile theme for my blog? To see if you qualify for needing a mobile-friendly theme, go to your Google Analytics and look under Audience > Technology > Browser & OS. If you do, then you probably need a mobile-friendly theme.

Adnimation Ad Network Uses Animated Ads, Claims Higher CTR

Bill Hartzer

The network is “safe” to run in conjunction with Google AdSense. They work on both desktops and mobile. Adnimation is a new Cost Per Click (CPC) ad network that uses animated ads and claims that there’s a significantly higher CTR.

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How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

blog.eladgil.com

I previously incubated Googles mobile team and worked on AdSense as well as a bunch of startups. Android First - A New Trend In Mobile Development. 5 Myths To Building an Awesome Mobile Team. Elad Blog. Wednesday, January 4, 2012.

How I Monetize Mobile Traffic on My Blogs

ProBlogger

Over the last few days, I’ve been experimenting with monetizing my blogs for mobile readers who view mobile versions of my sites. It seems a lot of readers these days read my blogs on mobile devices! How I Monetize Mobile Traffic on My Blogs.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s not only AdSense that you can use. 25 Tips for Giving Your PPC Campaigns a Boost : Whether you’re using Facebook PPC or Google AdSense, you may want to follow some tips to maximize ROI (with minimal effort). It’s my birthday and I have some great news!

Everything You Need to Know About Google+

Social Media Marketing

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.

Q & A: How to Solve Every Blogging Problem You’ll Ever Have

Viper Chill

I work in tech during the day (Mobile Security) and so am lucky to do what I love. Also, as a little side note, it appears your blog loads it’s mobile theme even when viewing on a PC. Because every time someone clicks an Adsense ad they are gone from your site.

Count Your Mobile Device Traffic

ProBlogger

Last week, I talked about how I’ve been experimenting with monetizing mobile traffic using the WPTouch mobile theme and AdSense. Following is a chart of mobile device viewers accessing Digital Photography School. Count Your Mobile Device Traffic.

Why you need to be using MonsterInsights for analytics

Razor Social

For instance, if a visitor finds your site on their mobile device and then switches to their desktop to continue browsing your site, MonsterInsights counts this as one session. Are you running Google Adsense on your site? By default, it puts all mobile data together.

Why as a Developer, I Switched to Blogger.com and Why I'm Staying With It

Stay N' Alive

Look at the design of this blog (assuming you're not viewing it on a very small screen or mobile device - more on that in a second) - all this custom design was built using Blogger's own XML format. Since writing for LouisGray.com a few years ago I've been curious about Blogger.

PB154: How to Grow Your Blogging Income

ProBlogger

I did this right from the start, I had AdSense and Amazon Affiliate Program. That was a really important moment for me where I added Chitika on top of my AdSense earnings. Google AdSense, Chitika. There’s all kinds of different technologies, even within AdSense.

LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account

Buzz Marketing for Technology

SMS Alerts : Get news headlines on your mobile phone for free. AdSense Sandbox. Type m.labnol.org in your mobile phone web browser for free access anytime, from any place. The content is formatted specifically for cell phones and mobile devices. LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account. If you are on LinkedIn but haven’t had a chance to explore all the features yet, this quick LinkedIn guide should come in handy.

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198: 6 First Income Streams Recommended for Bloggers

ProBlogger

AdSense. For example, I found talking to many bloggers who blog about spirituality of different faiths or politics that advertising doesn’t always work so well on some of those, particularly advertising with advertising networks like Google’s AdSense. For example, Google AdSense. Some locations monetize better with Google AdSense, with things like Amazon’s affiliate program. I signed up for Google’s AdSense network. 6 Recommendations to Monetize Your Blog.

How to Grow Your Fitness Blog to 100,000 Monthly Visitors in Less than a Year

ProBlogger

Things like your page titles and descriptions, text formatting, image seo, mobile friendliness, speed and other settings that can help search engines understand the context (meaning) of your posts and pages. The website makes money from Adsense. By Alex Chris of reliablesoft.net.

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

ProBlogger

The other big shift from 2013 to 2014 was the growth in mobile use of the site which we can see in looking at operating systems used. Mobile vs Desktop. One interesting thing I noticed looking at the breakdown of mobile/desktop traffic is the difference in bounce rate on them.

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe

www.masternewmedia.org

Ad - Sponsorship integration Integrate easily ad netwoks such as Google AdSense or provide facility to sponsor-brand fully a curated channel. (do Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe What tools do I need to do " content curation "?

PB154: How to Grow Your Blogging Income

ProBlogger

I did this right from the start, I had AdSense and Amazon Affiliate Program. That was a really important moment for me where I added Chitika on top of my AdSense earnings. Google AdSense, Chitika. There’s all kinds of different technologies, even within AdSense.

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

This is an important blog post, because it makes a prediction. A prediction about the future of blogging; a platform actively used by over 181 million people (Nielsen data for October 2011).

How to Make Money With Blogs & Blogging

Viper Chill

Use Contextual Advertising As I recently wrote a post about how I make $200/day with Adsense , I’m guessing you were already expecting to see this in here somewhere. That’s normal I think; Adsense certainly isn’t for everyone. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Entrepreneurs: List Building Strategies

Jon Loomer

There’s no AdSense on the side. If you’re on a mobile device, scroll below. [NOTE: This post continues a series exploring the topic of entrepreneurship.

Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide

Viper Chill

Think I might have to now spend some time on the site I already had a quick look and changed some of the adsense advertising as per your recommendation. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

From The Information Age To The Connected Age " GigaOM

Buzz Marketing for Technology

All Stories Web Broadband Infrastructure Mobile Voice FoundRead Briefings Archives. BTW same thing applies to Google Adsense. Not sure what you mean about AdSense, but sounds interesting… could you elaborate? Symbian, iPhone & the New Mobile Reality. GigaOM.

Spend 10 Minutes Doing This Every Day and You Could Transform Your Blogging

ProBlogger

are they using an ad network like AdSense? is their design responsive to mobile/tablets? Today I want to suggest an exercise that has the potential to improve your blogging profoundly if you build it into your daily routine. Look at another blog. Image by zev.

The Full Blog Monetization Menu – 60+ Ways to Make Money With Your Blog

ProBlogger

Google AdSense is the most popular, but look into Media.net (Yahoo/Bing) and Clicksor. Mobile Advertising. If you have a mobile app or want to advertise via mobile channels. Create a mobile app. This is a guest contribution from Paul Back.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

Her blog, She Geeks , covers education, mobile, social media, web, and technology. Her blog, A Digital Girl , covers social strategy, Twitter, technology, mobile, and more. Her blog, 2 Create a Website , covers Adsense, CPC, Blogging, Design, Making Money Online, and Promotion.

Bill Hartzer – February 2016 Update

Bill Hartzer

Google has launched Google Accelerated Mobile Pages. 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.

Top 20 iPhone Apps for Bloggers

ProBlogger

Just recently, the app was updated to version 8, bringing one essential feature suited for mobile bloggers: the ability to post photos that you’ve taken using your iPhone’s camera. Useful if you’re running Google AdSense on your blog, this iPhone app will let you check your earnings and statistics with all the AdSense aggregate data (including revenues for today, revenues for yesterday, last seven days, this month, and last month).

Help! My Baby is Sick and Someone is Stealing My Money!

ProBlogger

I noted, as usual that mobile visitors represented about twenty percent of my overall traffic, split roughly 50/50 between tablets and smart-phones, which is exactly what I would expect from reading the latest tech news headlines. Mobile is growing like crazy. AdSense ads and banners.

184: 2 Blog Monetization Strategies that Have Increased My Blogs Earnings by over 40%

ProBlogger

I’m going to talk about 3 income streams in particular – AdSense Ad network (although this will be relevant to other networks too), Affiliate promotions and selling our own products. AdSense New Ad Placement Guidelines. One of them is AdSense, the Google’s Advertising Network.

PB149: Series of Blog Posts vs Long Blog Posts – Which is Better?

ProBlogger

The reality is some people scan content online, some people don’t have much time, some people are on a mobile device where they may not feel like they really want to keep swiping and swiping and swiping. This is particularly relevant if you monetize your blog using an ad network like Adsense.

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PB149: Series of Blog Posts vs Long Blog Posts – Which is Better?

ProBlogger

The reality is some people scan content online, some people don’t have much time, some people are on a mobile device where they may not feel like they really want to keep swiping and swiping and swiping. This is particularly relevant if you monetize your blog using an ad network like Adsense.

Does Google Buzz Plan to Overtake Twitter?

TwiTip

Most of their money comes come Google ads and adsense. Especially given it’s investments in the mobile and information pimping markets.

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

The Way of the Web

5 million activations a month, a focus on mobile first (as said by Eric Schmidt), and working across mobiles and the merging tablet market (in terms of tablets now getting mainstream coverage and adoption post iPad). I hope they don't go the way of adding AdSense immediately.

184: 2 Blog Monetization Strategies that Have Increased My Blogs Earnings by over 40%

ProBlogger

I’m going to talk about 3 income streams in particular – AdSense Ad network (although this will be relevant to other networks too), Affiliate promotions and selling our own products. AdSense New Ad Placement Guidelines. One of them is AdSense, the Google’s Advertising Network.