An advertising program run by Google Inc. that allows publishers in the Google Network of content sites to automatically serve text, image, video, and rich media adverts targeted to the site's content and audience.

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Why do tools estimate my AdSense earnings to be much greater than actuallity?

I use Google AdSense at a site with about 15000 page views monthly. If I use some tools the check my website's values then it says that it has a certain value and that I should be able to earn much ...
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Is a statement near AdSense ads saying “sorry about the ads” against policy?

A site is using Google AdSense under "Our Sponsors" heading. I know this is acceptable by Google AdSense policy. A few more lines were added above every ad like,"Sorry to tired you with ads! But as ...
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Is there an upper limit on the number of Adsense adverts placed on one page?

I would like to add 20 Google banner ads below my web page's content so I can increase my Pay Per Impression earnings, is there any upper limit on the number of adverts I can display?
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What is the strategy for Google AdSense to open ads link?

People were talking about Google AdSense force the visitor to open the ad window in the same page. But I found that my ads are mostly open in new page. But still some are opened in the same page. ...
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Will placing Google Ads at the bottom of the page have any effect?

What is the effect of placing Google Ads or any other kind at the bottom of the page? With the ads as last element in the page, like placing ads below the half section of the page. For example, some ...
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Why is a site I've never heard of (and don't own) showing up in my Adsense reports?

Last week a registered a domain (call it my-domain.com) and put some Adsense ads on it. Today I noticed that in my "sites" report, I have 3 rows - www.my-domain.com, my-domain.com, and a third row ...
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Google Blog — adsense. How to proceed further?

I started Blogging today and I have used Google Stats and i found that there are 108 visitors(for past 7 hours the time i created by blog). As i'm novice in blogging, this 108 number is good enough to ...
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How to get a new Adsense account?

I have a websites related to cricket and advertising. How can I apply for google adsense?
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Putting Ads on HighOnCoding Placements

I run highoncoding.com and I place adsense ads on the website. i have tons of content on the website but I am not making any progress in making money off the adsense. What advice can u give me?
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What drives the multi-screen rating in AdSense scoreboard?

On my AdSense scoreboard, I am getting a one star rating for my multi-screen. however, I am getting five stars for the other categories. My site is validated and compatible for all platforms. What ...
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Does DFP Small Business allow geotargeting?

I'm working with a blog that has an advertiser who can only show ads for US/UK... so I'd like to set up an ad server that will show those advertiser's ads for US/UK customers, and then show Google ...
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How do I remove these errors from my blog so as to get adsense approved?

This is the question I asked on SO site earlier, but didn't get satisfactory replies. hoping to find a solution here.. ...
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Failing with Adsense / How to get $ PC

So, I am literally just starting out with google adsense. I have implemented google adsense ads from (1) account and from (2) different channels, per website they're on. (2 Wordpress Websites, ...
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How to find out which ads were clicked with Google Adsense?

If you are running Adsense (and Google Analytics) on your site, it is possible to find out which ads people clicked on? That would be very useful marketing information about what products people are ...
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Maximum allowed adsense ads in a webpage

I know that we can display maximum three standard adsense ads in a web page. I'm already using the following ad sizes in my website. 728 x 90 - Image ad 250 x 250 - Image ad 300 x 250 - Image ad ...
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Moving from a Content Site to a Blog

I currently have a good deal of content written on a site, HubPages. In comparison to my other sites/blogs, my CTR on HubPages is terrible. Not to mention I do an ad split with HubPages: 60% me, 40% ...
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How to use Google Analytics code and Adsense code?

When I setup a Gogole Analytics code it says me put it within head tags. But when I want to link it with my AdSense account it says "Be sure to leave the Google Analytics tracking code at the bottom ...
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When should I apply for Google AdSense?

My site is not yet up and was wondering if I can apply for Google AdSense when my site is not yet up or when my is up and just a template? Any suggestions when I should apply for Google AdSense and ...
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What are the best ways to start driving traffic to a new website?

Would you try for SEO, Adwords, or other ad programs? Why? How cost effective is it?
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If my website uses HTTPS for login then can I server advertising pages?

I have a web site that is used for online surveys. Users will log in, take a survey and at the same time I would like to present them with pay per click advertising while they are viewing the pages. ...
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Does Google provide premium AdSense accounts?

An AdSense expert told me that Google provides premium AdSense accounts after qualifying with a few thousands page views per month. I am using AdSense on my site, which is a Government Jobs alert ...
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Adsense code not appearing on certain post

I have my adsense code in an ad widget. There is a header ad, and two ads in the side bar. For some reason the header ad appears on every single page, but the two side bar ads have magically ...
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Will using a traffic exchange service affect SEO?

I use Google AdSense and I'm worried that I might be punished using traffic exchange services like MGID, Scribol, Crowd Ignite, etc...and if this will affect my site's SEO. Does Google frown upon ...
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Does the source of a visitor affect the revenue for Google AdSense ads?

I'm wondering if two ad clicks are equally valued, if one of them found the site from Google, and the other came from a referral link, would that affect the revenue paid? How about with a direct ...
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AdSense is adding a meta robots tag with noindex,nofollow - would this negatively affect my SEO?

When I add AdSense code to my webpage, I noticed that AdSense has a meta robots tag like below: <meta content="noindex,noarchive,nofollow" name="robots"> My page has no other meta robots ...
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If I know my visitor's demographics and features exactly how can I improve my Google AdSense eCPM?

I run a website which got some traffic that I know very detailed information about the vistors. For example Gender, Interests and so on. With that information, can I improve the revenue? Currently ...
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Strange domains as a blog's traffic sources

Watching my Blogspot analytics i saw several strange-looking domains, like bd053ac3.any.gs and others. So trying to identify them i got the following: bd053ac3.any.gs - shows "Link not found" page ...
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Connecting Google Analytics with Custom Search Engine AdSense

I have a Custom Search Engine that I've created with AdSense. I've put that search engine as a site search in my Google Sites page. I've connected both the Custom Search Engine and the Google Site to ...
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Does a lead-to screen with AdSense ad conform to Google's rules?

Re: Google's ad placement policy I have noticed that when clicking on some Forbes links, I am taken to a screen with an ad in the middle - at the top there is a link to skip the ad. Upon clicking on ...
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AdSense not allowed on adult page or site?

On the same page Google guideline is telling me two contradictory things under the same paragraph. (a) Publishers may not place AdSense code on pages with content [...] (b) Sites with Google ...
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Is adsense banning websites that have chat?

Based on this discussion it seems that Chat sites are no longer allowed to host adsense adverts. I have a website that is predominantly content, but chat is still a very important part of my site. ...
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Does placing more ads units reduce Adsense CPC?

I have read at many places, publishers saying that placing more ad units (like 3 on a page) tends to reduce the CPC of the ads. Is that so ?
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Is a Fancybox Considered as New Page in Google Adsense?

I have a webpage, there are some links that open fancybox. If a have maximum ads on the webpage, is the fancybox considered as new one?
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How to solve “Login Only” rejection when applying to Google AdSense

Recently, a site of mine was rejected due to "Login Only": Login Only: During our review of your website, we found that the majority of pages on your site are behind a login, or there is ...
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What's the relation between website's traffic and Google Adsense revenue?

Are there some relations between the website's daily traffic and Google's Adsense revenue? In other word, Suppose the same Ad. will be published on two different websites, the first has average daily ...
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Blocking adsense ad units for a particular country

So I have got one hater in India who bombarded on my adsense ad units. Luckily I didn't get banned from Google. I have blocked Indian visitors from my site using iq-blockcountry plugin (wordpress). ...
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Serving ads in adsense while having a adwords account

I have created a adwords account. I deposited Rs 4000 and serving ads successfully. Now when i apply for adsense account for my same website the account is rejected saying "Site does not comply with ...
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SiteMap / webmaster / google adsense

Can we apply for Adsense without sending Sitemap to webmaster tools ?
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New kind of ads is sliding on the right side of screen on each and every site [closed]

Some kind of ads is showing on stackexchange.com also.. Which company is providing is it google. or is it affecting me only... http://i.stack.imgur.com/0o3nE.png
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Is there a way to do online A/B testing to see whether a google ad would be clicked on more?

I have some trafficked pages, but my ads are small and in places where they do not ruin the user experience. So they get a low click-through rate. I am wondering if there is a way to test out ways to ...
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How to merge www.mysite.com and mysite.com on google AdSense?

I am new to Google AdSense. I have a small website (let's call it www.mysite.com). Unfortunately, AdSense handles www.mysite.com and mysite.com separately (different stats). How can I merge these in ...
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AdSense block not displaying anything

I have copied and pasted the following code into my page, but it seems to be having no effect. It should have a fall back block colour, but nothing is showing. Code copied/pasted straight from ...
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How can I get my own customised Google search page like Firefox?

How can I get my own customised Google search page like Firefox? Example: http://www.google.co.uk/firefox Also, can I earn from Adsense like that?
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Show AdWords for some users

I'm thinking of placing AdSense on my site, but I'd hate to show AdSense to my paying customers. Does AdSense policy allow this - showing AdSense only for some users - or do they require that they ...
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How does AdWords' Pay-Per-Click (PPC) get determined exactly?

Google updates PPC with CTR and past statistics it collects, but it is not clear how exactly and precisely Google determines the PPC for AdWords and AdSense. Could anyone explain it in detail, ...
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How can I show ads for search on own web site

On my web site there is a (self-coded) search functionality that searches through the web site's specific contents. However I'd like to display one banner in addition to the site's results, showing ...
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How to use google adsense (or similar) for a web app with user specific content

I am working on a site that allows users to log in and enter their own information. Each user will have their own login, and enter their own content that can only be seen by them. It is conceptually ...
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Punch Line Marketing

There are so many "punch line" websites like: http://www.thatswhyyoufail.com www.canrailsscale.com/ www.nooooooooooooooo.com/ but it's a mystery how they ever get so popular. I have an idea for a ...
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How to analyze aggresive Google ad clicks using Apache logs

Last week I received email from Google that they are blocking my AdSense account because they traced extensive ad clicks and asked to provide the server logs for further assessment. I have sent them ...
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Can .htaccess be used to cache AdSense JavaScript to improve the pagespeed score?

I'm AdSense publisher and I need to improve the page speed score for my site. It already gets 90/100 for speed and 100/100 for User Experience, however Google AdSense code is preventing it from ...