Interested in making money with AdSense?.
Here is your getting started guide and will discuss what is AdSense , how to apply for Google AdSense , How to earn from AdSense and some of the AdSense alternatives as well.
What is Google AdSense?
Google AdSense is an effective way to monetize your traffic and make money from your website.
I highly recommended it because this is one of my best earners last year.
Google Adsense is Google’s Publisher network. It allows website publishers of all sizes to earn money by displaying targeted ads on their websites.
AdSense also lets you provide Google search to your site users, while earning money by displaying Google’s ads on the search results pages.
How AdSense Works?
The Google AdSense program delivers Google AdWords ads to publisher’s websites.
Google then pays web publishers for the ads displayed on their site based on user clicks on ads or on ad impressions, depending upon the type of ad.
With Adsense , the ads display on your site can be either cost-per-click(CPC) or cost-per-thousand-impression(CPM).
Creating a Website for Adsense
You need a website with lots of real content and organic traffic to get approval . So it is very important to choose the right topic for your site , then only you can produce more valuable content.
Quality content and good traffic increase your earning potential.
How to set up an AdSense Account?
Once you have a site with good content and traffic, go to Google Adsense. Login with your Google account, fill the application form and submit for approval. Once your application is approved, you can display AdSense ads on your website.
What are Google AdSense products?
- AdSense for content (AFC)
- AdSense for search (AFS)
- AdSense for video (AFV)
- AdSense for games (AFG)
- AdSense for mobile (AFM)
- AdSense for feeds (AFF)
- AdSense for domains (AFD)
What is the AdSense revenue share?
For displaying ads with AdSense for Content, publishers receive 68% of the amount Google collects from advertisers. For AdSense for search, publishers receive 51% of the amount collected from advertisers.
These percentages are consistent, regardless of a publisher’s geographic location, and are not in any way averaged between publishers. Google don’t disclose the revenue share for other AdSense products.
How Much I Can Earn With AdSense?
Some of the factors other than traffic are listed below.
- The type of ads appearing on your pages : By displaying ads with AdSense for content, you can display ads that are paid when users click (CPC) them or when users view them (CPM).
- The pricing of ads appearing on your pages : Not all ads are priced the same, so factors such as changing advertiser budgets, your specific content, and the ads your users choose to click will cause your earnings to vary even from day-to-day.
- How many AdSense products you use : You can earn from AdSense in different ways — by displaying ads on your webpages, by providing search to your users, by displaying ads in feeds, and more. Using more AdSense products will increase your potential earnings.
How to make your Website AdSense Friendly?
What is an AdSense Friendly Website? .
If your Website following all the webmaster guidelines , then we can call it as an AdSense Friendly Website.
Lets discuss how to make your website AdSense Friendly.
Before creating a website/ blog you should choose a topic/niche that you can write about . Create a useful, information-rich site, and write pages that clearly and accurately describe your topic. This will help you to increase your traffic.
Do some keyword research before writing any content. Think about the words users would type to find your pages(keywords), and make sure that your site actually includes those keywords within it.Targeting the right ‘keyword’ will boost your income.
Make more content related to your topic. give unique and quality content. The more content you have to monetize , the more money you can earn.
Create a site map to your users with links that point to the important parts of your site , so users can reach every pages from single static page.
Create a ‘About Us’ page for your site. This will help users to know more about you and your site . This is also an important point for AdSense approval.
Try to use text instead of images to display important names, content, or links. The Google crawler doesn’t recognize text contained in images.
If you must use images for textual content, consider using the “ALT” attribute to write some description about that image.Keep your element and ALT attributes are correct and descriptive.
Check your site for broken link and incorrect HTML. Use ‘Google webmaster tools’ to find the HTML errors. Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number.
Best Themes for AdSense
Your theme and ad placement makes an important role in your earning .
The large units in the header convert best for AdSense.The big header ad units get more exposure and tend to have more advertisers. So choosing a theme that supports best ad placement, doubled your income.
So if you want to add AdSense to your website header, better to find WordPress themes that have a header widget.
When you will get paid?
When your earnings reaches the payment threshold ( by default US$100), Google will send you the first check. Payments are sent within approximately 30 days of the end of the month.
Google AdSense Alternatives
If you were disabled from the program or not getting approved , here are some alternate programs you can try…