If you ever wanted to know about the Google AdSense ads that you have recently clicked from Firefox or IE, here’s a tip:
Google AdSense is program that helps bloggers and website owners monetize their online content with the help of contextual ads provided by AdWords advertisers.
IDG, the company famous for publishing technology magazines like Macworld and PC World, has launched an advertising network for technology bloggers. I highly recommend signing up as these programs generally yield higher returns than Google AdSense because you get to specify your own prices.
Pick any newspaper and you will see an ad that says – Earn money from Google AdSense working from home. They even show scans of Google AdSense cheques as proof.
Google AdSense Terms and Conditions document has been updated. Read complete analysis and summary of the recent updates here.
Above the Fold refers to any area on the web page that is prominently displayed and this generally is the upper half section that the visitors can read without touching the scroll bars of the browser.
A Google Account gives you access to all Google goodies including AdSense, Analytics, Blogger, iGoogle, Gmail, Google Groups, Picasa, Web History, Google AdWords, Google Checkout and more. But you can run into problems if you have opened more than one account.
Jen has some good suggestions for picking up a great color scheme for your Google AdSense Ads: 1.
Currently 75% of my site revenue comes through the Google AdSense program. And I get more time to focus on writing new content for my readers rather than hunting for advertisers. AdSense has helped change my life forever.
Spotted a new Google AdSense Ad Unit with a Vertical Scroller to show more Google Ads in the same unit.
Two weeks ago, Google implemented some massive changes in their AdSense text ad formats to reduce accidental clicks.
AdSense Alternatives – Yahoo! Panama and Microsoft adCenter are not so popular and available only to US publishers. BlogAds, Federated Media, WPNI Blogroll and TechDispenser offer better rates but are open only to select group of websites. Non US traffic cannot be monetized with WidgetBucks or Chitika. Very few sites are successful with affiliate programs of Amazon or eBay.
This visual heat map suggests how web searchers navigate scan the search results shown on Google pages and which areas on the Google web page tend to get the maximum attention.
What you see on the right is a 300×250 rectangular Google AdSense Ad unit. Ideally an ad unit this size should show 3-4 different ads but maybe there isn’t enough inventory and therefore, all you see is 1 ad somewhere near the middle of the rectangle.
The New Google Adsense Ads have the power to take on advertising programs like Auction Ads, Chitika or Widgets – they are contextual and show live product prices fetched from eBay auctions.
Monetize your RSS email newsletters with FeedBlitz Advertising program – you can also use it to monetize FeedBurner RSS feeds.
Placing Google Ads near Pictures and Small Images on Website is allowed but only for Adsense Premium Publishers.
Contextual Google Adsense Referrals – Google Overrides the settings specified by Adsense Publishers to show referral text link ads that are related to the content of the web page.
AdSense publishers have no way to find if the numbers displayed in the Google Control panel are real or not.
Forbes – Some critics have also accused Google of unfairly banning innocent publishers accused of click fraud.
Shuman Ghosemajumder says that third-party auditors overestimate malicious clicks, the myth that Google profits from click fraud and just how the company can reassure advertisers without giving away the secrets of its click-fraud detection.