CategoryAdsense
Shady or Superior Adsense Integration?
25th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Shady or Superior Adsense Integration?

Big Money Tips points to an interesting use of Adsense on a site. It is a fine line as to what these guys are doing with their third ad on the page which is very blended into the site and almost invisable at a first glance (there are three ads ...more
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Google to Revamp Adsense and Adwords Program
22nd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Google to Revamp Adsense and Adwords Program

Silicon Valley Watcher writes that Google are getting ready to announce some big changes to their Adsense/Adwords program which will be of interest to many bloggers using the system. ‘As this is being writtten, about 1800 Google marketing people from its offices around the world are at an internal sales ...more
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How AdSense Premium Publishers Boost their CTR by 500%
22nd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

How AdSense Premium Publishers Boost their CTR by 500%

Have you ever wondered what the benefits of being a premium publisher on the Google Adsense program are? Google don’t say to much about it on their website. You have to achieve ‘5 million search queries or 20 million content page views a month’ to qualify, which puts most of ...more
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Understanding Adsense Statistics
12th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Understanding Adsense Statistics

There is a good post over at Webmaster world titled A few notes on Adsense stats where one user of Adsense writes some definitions of terms used in and lessons learned interpreting Adsense statistics. It won’t be much use to long term Adsense users but might be helpful in discerning ...more
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New Adsense Format in Testing – 7 Ads per box
9th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 4

New Adsense Format in Testing – 7 Ads per box

It looks like the people at Adsense are trialing a new format of ads again. Actually its not completely new – the size is the normal wide skyscraper (160 x 600) but the difference is that they are trying 7 ads in it rather than the usual 5. The font ...more
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Adsense isn’t for all Blogs
8th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Adsense isn’t for all Blogs

MediaDailyNews has a great article that describes a situation where running Adsense didn’t work out for one blogger who wasn’t happy with the type of ads being served on his politically conservative blog. ‘Maloney pronounced Thursday on his site that Google’s contextual ad service, AdSense, was ‘not ready for primetime.’ ...more
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Adsense/Adwords Changes are Coming – 1 Merchant ad per Page Rumored
6th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Adsense/Adwords Changes are Coming – 1 Merchant ad per Page Rumored

It is rumored that on January 12 there could be changes in the air for bloggers using Adsense. Actually the changes would start with Adwords (the other side of the Adsense coin). You see it seems that Advertisers using the program will be told tomorrow (or in the next few ...more
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Google on 60 Minutes – Adsense Publishers to Profit?
3rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Google on 60 Minutes – Adsense Publishers to Profit?

Online Business Opportunity is predicting profits will result for Adsense users after the 60 Minutes show on Google tonight in the States. They say watch out for a rise in earnings due to: ‘- The price per click will rise across all products and services – AdSense advertisers will be ...more
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Christmas present from Google
21st of December 2004 Darren Rowse 5

Christmas present from Google

It looks like Adsense have decided to send Christmas presents to some of their bigger earners this year. Its a ‘Mood lighting AM/FM Radio’ like the one pictured here. ‘Turn down the lights. Turn on the mood music. Now, let the light show gently take you on a journey into ...more
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