CategoryAdsense
8 Tips for Maximizing Contextual Advertising Revenues
16th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 1

8 Tips for Maximizing Contextual Advertising Revenues

WebProNews has a good article on Tips for Maximizing Contextual Advertising Revenues – the first of these 8 tips is: ‘1. Determine overall fit with your site. The first rule of thumb of contextual advertising is that it is not for everyone. Some sites do extremely well with it, earning ...more
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More detailed Adsense Statistics
11th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 3

More detailed Adsense Statistics

Adsense Tracker is one of the most useful tools that any Adsense user could invest in. As the name suggests Adsense Tracker gives you statistics that Adsense does not even come close to giving you in their statistics/reporting package. Track Click Throughs from Each Page – For example – have ...more
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AdSense Per Click Payout Based On Natural Rankings
10th of November 2004 Darren Rowse

AdSense Per Click Payout Based On Natural Rankings

Interesting post over at Digital Point on Read more AdSense Per Click Payout Based On Natural Rankings. The basic question – does Google rankings for keywords have an impact on the rate at which ads on those keywords pay out at? The thread starts with this: ‘I’ve noticed something interesting ...more
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Lessons Learned: AdSense
6th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 2

Lessons Learned: AdSense

‘Brainy Betty’ over at the Adsense forum at Webmaster World has started a good thread on Lessons Learned with Adsense. She writes: ‘A year and a half later with AdSense and still going strong – here are my lessons learned: (What are yours?) 1. Graphic design: Provide clean pages and ...more
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The Adsense Shuffle – Is it time for a Direct Debit Payment System?
4th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 1

The Adsense Shuffle – Is it time for a Direct Debit Payment System?

With the arrival of September’s Adsense cheque today (its now November 4) I find myself doing what I like to call the ‘Adsense Shuffle’. As a non US citizen cashing my cheque is becoming an increasingly difficult prospect. You see not only do I have to arrange for my cheque ...more
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Google Sees Brand-Advertising Opportunities
26th of October 2004 Darren Rowse

Google Sees Brand-Advertising Opportunities

Those of you using Adsense might be interested in some of the upcoming changes and directions of the program being talked about by Google executives. ‘ After building its business through direct-response search listings, Google is likely to expand into brand advertising. Speaking to investment analysts on the company’s first-ever ...more
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Micropayments and Blogging
15th of October 2004 Darren Rowse

Micropayments and Blogging

When I was in my first year of high school I met a guy who would change my life – ok he didn’t really change it, but he taught me a lesson which I still use today in my pro-blogging. He taught me that if you aim small you can ...more
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3 New Adsense Features Being Tested
7th of October 2004 Darren Rowse 2

3 New Adsense Features Being Tested

Adsense may be testing some new features – I just stumbled upon a site that seems to be being used as a testbed for the new stuff. This is a page I first noticed two ads per page on – about a month before it became public that the rest ...more
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Nerve Endings Firing Away: Google Adsense makes sense
28th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Nerve Endings Firing Away: Google Adsense makes sense

Nerve Endings Firing Away has a good review of Google Adsene, from a blogger’s perspective. “It has been a month since I succumbed to the advertising devil in disguise. But in retrospective Google Adsense is indeed impressive and makes perfect sense for small-time publishers. Regular bloggers have achieved the tag ...more
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