Do you know why Bloggers create a blog?
When you search anything in Google, for sure thousands of website come to help you. This is 100% true.
Bloggers provide you solutions for free. Are they gone mad?
No, they are more intelligent than people who think them mad. Actually they do so earn money. But how do they earn? They earn through AdSense or alternatives to AdSense.
What is AdSense? follow reading you will get to know everything….
Bloggers earn by displaying advertisement on their blog and this is one of the easy and best way to earn via blogging. There are hundreds of advertisement companies like AdSense, Chitika, VigLink, Infolinks who are ready to pay website owners to give space to display their ads. Practically we bloggers can’t stuff our blogs with advertisements only, so we always try to choose best advertisement program to make good amount of money.
Almost every blogger find Google AdSense a one of the best advertisement program.
What is AdSense?
AdSense is a advertisement program started by Google, it display contextual ads matching with nearby keyword. Till date Google AdSense is considered as one of the best pay-per-click program to make online money.
It is an easiest way for blogger to make money with their blogs. You as an blogger need to do Google AdSense sign in and ad code to their site, AdSense spiders crawl the webpage and check their inventory to display related ads on your blog.
How does AdSense Work?
Suppose an Advertiser want to advertise his products like laptops through Google, so he would bid on certain keywords like “laptops, computer, PC, etc”.
Now as a publisher you applied for AdSense and got approved for it. So if any of your article contain keyword like “laptops, computer, PC, etc” Google AdSense will display the same ads on your blog, Google get paid when those ads are clicked by any visitor on your site. Finally you get your share.
- Read: When to apply for AdSense?
- Read: What makes your AdSense application rejected?
- Read: What makes approved AdSense account banned?
Who’s Eligible for AdSense?
If you’re using Blogger, and your blog complies with AdSense policy then you can apply for AdSense using earning tab.
If you’re using self-hosted WordPress, you are always eligible for AdSense but you site must comply with AdSense policy. This is best blogging platform to monetize blog.
*If you’re free WordPress, you’re not eligible for AdSense but you can use WordAds if you have your own custom domain.
- Read: Why self hosted blog is preferred over hosted blog?
- Read: How to Start Blog on Blogger?
- Read: Process to start your WordPress website from scratch.
Benefits of using Google AdSense
We all know Google, it is heart of internet. Once it was shutdown for 2-3 minutes and 40% web traffic gone down.
- It is a program of Google, so everybody trust it.
- It is pay-per-click program i.e. when a person coming to your site click on AdSense ads, you get paid.
- It display contextual ads i.e. it detect the keywords around and then displays the ads accordingly. For example, if you are writing a post on SEO, 90% ads would be related to SEO.
Another way AdSense shows ads is by using the cookie method. Based on user search history, they display targeted ads which convert better.
Google AdSense itself want you earn more with its programs, they show targeted ads so that you get more clicks, they provide certain tutorials to make you earn more.
4 Reasons, Google AdSense is heavy over others?
After getting your AdSense application approved, only you need to add code to your blog. That’s all and advertisement will start running on your blog.
Here is a complete guide on how to create and set up an AdSense account.
#1- It pays more
AdSense is a highly rated advertisement program which pays 68% of revenue coming from advertisers. But to get AdSense your site must comply with several AdSense policies that makes your blog better and within law. AdSense doesn’t approve all types of blog. It will give you the reason for not approving your blog.
#2- One for all sites
I have used infolinks and bidvertiser, you have to add all of your site manually on which you want to display the ads. But this is not the case with AdSense, if your got AdSense approved for one site you can always use the same code on any number of site but websites must comply with the AdSense terms of service. You even don’t there permission to ad code to different site.
#3- Dedicated Google AdSense help forum
Payment is the term we want to hear every now and then. With small advertising companies major problem is you will not get your payment on time. Even if you reach the threshold. And most of the time, some companies do fraud with their publishers.
Google is a Brand and would want to never ruin their credibility just because of shareholder money. Google AdSense is very fast in terms of making payment. You will never face issues regarding payment.
To track your AdSense earning easily, I suggest you to install Chrome Publisher Tool, with a single click you can check your earning but make sure you’re logged in.
What you think?
There can be other reasons too for selecting AdSense as an advertising network for your blog. Most of the people don’t AdSense to make money and use other strategy like affiliate marketing. Are you one of them?
Now I think you know very well about What is AdSense?
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