How To Succeed With Adsense
A common topic of discussion in webmaster forums today is how to succeed with Google Adsense and other pay per click programs. It is not uncommon to see novice webmasters complaining in forums about their inability to earn serious amounts of revenue from the ads they have placed on their websites. It is first important for you to realize that success with Adsense won't come easy. Just like anything that is worthwhile, you will need to put forth a large amount of effort if you wish to become successful.
Many webmasters make the mistake of believing they can become successful simply by building a website and placing ads on it. If it were this easy, we'd all be rich, and what would be the point? A number of books have been written on the subject of both Adwords and Adsense, but succeeding with these programs is relatively simple. It just takes a lot of work. The first thing you will need are well placed ads. Many people hate ads, and they will try to avoid looking at them.
By seamlessly merging your ads with "high quality content," you will become successful. Notice in the last sentence how I placed an emphasis on the term "high quality content." The reason I did this is because this is what matters the most. The goal of any webmaster who wants to succeed must be to build a website that has valuable content. If both people and search engines like the content on your site, you will be rewarded. Not only will you be rewarded by clicks on your ads, but you can also earn money through affiliate programs or memberships.
The quality of your content is important. When it is combined with well placed ads and large amounts of traffic, you will see your Adsense profits soar. This is basically the "secret" of making money with Google Adsense. If you buy ebooks on the subject, they will all basically say the same thing. The thing that separates those who succeed from those who fail is persistence and hard work. Trying to cheat Google by clicking on your own ads will result in failure, no matter how sophisticated the technique is.
I don't know how many times I've seen webmasters crying in the forums because their Adsense accounts suddenly got banned. Trying to cheat will not help you. Just write high quality content, build up your traffic, and merge your ads seamlessly with them. Once this is done, your website will be a success. When it comes to ad placement, some may argue that it is more of an art than a science. There may be a lot of truth to this statement. There is no limit to the many different ways you can present ads on your website.
While some of these methods have been proven to be successful, others are not. In most cases, you will need to experiment to find out which placement works for you. An entire book can be written on this subject, and it has been done.