Adsense is a great way to earn some money from your website through advertising. If you have a good amount of traffic to your blog or website, you can easily earn some cash every month through visitors who click on the ads displayed by Google on your website. It is recommended to have at least 1000 page views a day on your site before creating an account so that you can reach the minimum payment threshold. Here are some steps to get you acquainted with how to start your first Google Adsense account.
Create A Google Account: You have to create a Gmail account before you can start an Adsense account. The chances are you already have one if you are hosting your blog on Blogger. But, if you do not create one as this will be needed to log in to your Adsense account.
Log In The Adsense Page: Open the Adsense page and start the registration process. You will be asked to fill in certain details like the link of your page and you will be asked to give information about your page content and select the language you want your ads displayed in. After you fill in the details, you will have to agree to the terms and condition of Google Adsense before you can proceed to the next step. Read through these carefully as they list the rules which can cause your account to be cancelled if not followed properly. There are some terms which do not allow you to click on your own ads and display inappropriate advertisements on your site. You are also not allowed to ask people to click on the advertisements, instead, wait for people to click on them by themselves.
Submit Your Adsense Application: After you agree to the T & C, you can move on to submitting your application. You have to give your contact details at this stage and select your country and your time zone. You also have to choose between establishing a business or personal account. This has to be selected carefully as this will determine how you will receive your payments later. You have to give your name, phone number and address. Your name should be written correctly as this is the name to which the cheques will be made out. You can also select your email preferences over here. Click on ’Submit My Application’ after filling in the necessary details.
Wait For Approval: Your approval does not come immediately after you set up an account. You have to wait for a few days until Google reviews your website and approves your request. You will be notified by email once your account is approved.
Get The Code: You will be able to log into your Adsense account and get the code for your website after you get your approval by clicking on the tab that says ‘Adsense Setup’. You can choose several options in color, size and text of your ad at this stage. You can go to your settings page and select the categories of ads you do not want to display on your page and you can track the amount you make each day.
Get Your Pin: Once you reach the minimum payment of $10, you will receive a letter from Google with a PIN No. on it. This PIN has to be entered in your Adsense Account in order to receive the payments.[adinserter name=”Inside Post”]