Google Adsense

How To Exlude URL's Form Google AdSense Auto Ads

July 04, 2020
Google AdSense auto ads have been available for some time already, in the past I have used them with mixed success.  Fast forward to 2020 and I decided to give them another shot. But there was one thing worrying me - I don't want to show Google Ads on every single page, and I want to take control of it. As my...

How To Enable Google Adsense ads.txt file for Drupal on Nginx

December 06, 2019
Around early September 2019, in my Google AdSense dashboard, I noticed a warning informing me to create a separate ads.txt file.  I followed the on-screen instruction and did what was asked. After two months (at the start of November) I noticed my earnings from Google AdSense have dipped more than half and...

How I Made $3,951.86 with Google AdSense in last 9 years

September 08, 2018
Time flies as it turns out it has been already 9 years since I've been using Google AdSense to monetize online content.  It was a late night on September 4th, 2009, when I finally decided to give it a try for Google AdSense. 9 years? That's almost a decade. As the title says - I have made almost 4K...

Google AdWords/AdSense To Ban Cryptocurrency Related Ads

March 14, 2018
In June 2018, Google will update the Financial services policy to restrict the advertisement of Contracts for Difference, rolling spot forex, and financial spread betting. In addition, ads for the following will no longer be allowed to serve - Binary options and synonymous products, cryptocurrencies and...

Blog Income: 104% Increase YoY in Google AdSense Revenue 2018

February 27, 2018
Learn how I increased revenue from Google AdSense by 104% Year over Year and how you could too.  For a prelude: I have been using Google AdSense for already eight and a half years by now, from whom first four and a half years have generated a really modest sum of EUR 100 from couple of low...

Google Introduces Machine Learning AdSense Auto Ads

February 23, 2018
Yesterday I received a promotional e-mail from Google AdSense, introducing the new Auto Ads. As a long-term Google AdSense user (How I Made $2,135.03 with Google AdSense in 8 years), I decided to give it a test for my Drupal-powered blog, despite I was amazed at what I saw, I still removed Google...

Wicked Blog Statistics - 0.3% Visitors From Sri Lanka

October 26, 2017
This will be one of the fun blog posts - about blog statistics or more precisely about my blog's popularity in Sri Lanka. Did I just say popularity? I was just joking. In past 4 years, there have been about 6,155 sessions to this blog from Sri Lanka. That's roughly about 0.30% from total sessions, according to...

How I Made $2,135.03 with Google AdSense in 8 years

September 09, 2017
Wow, it has been already 8 years, since I've been using Google AdSense to monetize online content. Amazing how fast time flies - It was at late night of September 4th, 2009, when I finally decided to give it a try for Google AdSense. You know what's more amazing? Half of that amount I made in the last...

Blog Income: 63% YoY Increase in Google AdSense Revenue

February 26, 2017
Learn how I increased revenue from Google AdSense by 63% Year over Year and how you could too.  For a prelude: I have been using Google AdSense for already seven and a half years by now, from whom first four and a half years have generated a really modest sum of EUR 100 from many low...

Google AdSense Experiment - Change of Ad Unit Placement and Disabling Personalized Ads to Recover From Ridiculously Low CTR (0,20%)

December 04, 2016
Soon it will be already three years since Google AdSense units have been featured to this website. In my early days I experimented a lot with AdSense ad unit placements, change of text colors, blending in, blending out and so on. I was eager to increase CTR, CPC, RPM just so more dollars would...

How I Made $1,000 with Google AdSense in 7 years

September 06, 2016
Yes, I know the title doesn't sounds too much promising. Do a quick Google search and there will be zillion of results pointing out how to make $1,000 a day, or at least in a month. No to speak about - how to make a million dollar from Google AdSense. I'm here to tell you my story how I made humble thousand dollars in...

Increase Page Views Using Google Matched Content

May 26, 2016
Page views are one of the major factors for any website or blog, and most webmasters are happy seeing them grow. Increasing page views can boost your online revenue. There are two basic principles of growing page views - by increasing visits to your site and by increasing page views per visit. Currently my...

Blog Income: 289% YoY Increase in Google AdSense Revenue

February 26, 2016
Learn how I increased revenue from Google AdSense by 289% Year over Year and how you could too.  For a prelude: I have been using Google AdSense for six and a half years by now, from whom first four and a half years generated a really modest sum of EUR 100 ($110 according to exchange rates as of...

How To Display Google AdSense Ad Unit on Drupal Taxonomy Pages

January 07, 2016
Title for this article might be named also as - how to display block on taxonomy pages only. In fact that was the solution I was looking for about two years, and felt a bit awkward when figured out a very easy, not to say super simple solution. The blog you are currently reading is Drupal powered, no WordPress,...

September 2015 Traffic and Income Report (36,670 Users/ $254.01)

October 08, 2015
Welcome to the 21th traffic and income report of this blog. In this post I will cover some details about income and expenses I have made in month of September as well I will share some insights about traffic numbers. In case you are wondering why should someone publish online...