One of the key elements in the endorsement of AdSense is that it helps publishers get ads on their site in the fastest time possible. One of the best features about adopting AdSense is that it barely takes a few minutes to set up. Following which you can enjoy one or more well framed and placed AdSense ads on your site.
Initially, you need to navigate to http://www.google.com/adsense and either apply or log in with your existing account and password, following which you must agree the AdSense Terms and Conditions order to proceed.
Detailed status of your AdSense ads is displayed on a report page, making the process of managing and maintaining ads simple. Furthermore, your site’s content and earnings from AdSense are enhanced. On the top, you will have the link to the setup section for generating code that will need to be pasted on your website for AdSense banners.
You can use AdSense for text (the said ads), using a search box or with referrals. Your choice among these options depends on how users will navigate your site. Following which, there is a “My Account” tab which will allow you to set up your account details pertaining to payment and taxation. Adding a text ad on your site is simple, from the “AdSense Setup” tab click the “AdSense for content” link. Enable cookies in your browser before doing so.
You can choose between link units and ad units. Ad units contain text and/or images of a certain site for each unit with a detailed description, whereas the latter contains only links to certain types.
Knowing which to use if up to the user, since this often is hard to decide. You should experiment as to which suits your site best.
A demo can be viewed as an example of how the unit will look to the right of your page. However, Google’s quality control check lets you use only up to three ad units and one link unit on any given page.
You can choose your ad format and colors. Default color palettes are offered for those who can’t create one. Like above, for the formatting also, you can constantly see an example of how it will appear in the demo. Depending on your choice, the look and feel of the content of your site will vary.
However, there is only a maximum of eleven formats. There’s an “Ad Formats” link which will take you to the page and decide the best format for your site. Once done with customization, you can click “Continue” from the bottom of the page.
The final step is for you to publish content, which will lead to AdSense crawlers to visit your site, making sure that the ads displayed are relevant to your site’s content.
The simplicity of this process is what makes it so attractive. Followed by the mass appeal and flexibility, AdSense is one of the best options