In this post, you will learn how to apply for Adsense Account and start making money online. I have made it easy to comprehend. You will learn how to turn your existing website or blog into a money making machine.
What is a Google Adsense Account?
Google Adsense is a contextual ads service. Google Adsense has made a lot of people a lot of money (including me). After you Apply for adsense and get approved you can start displaying Google Ads on your regular website as well as blogs in return you will be making money each time a visitor click on those adverts.
How to Apply for Adsense Account
Applying for Adsense Account may seem intimidating at first, but the system is so flexible that it literally walks you through the process. After signing up for the program, your website will be reviewed and if it complies with adsense policies you will be approved and will start showing selected ads on your website.
Follow the steps below to sign up for Adsense account.
- Surf over to http://www.google.com/AdSense/ and click the nice looking SIGN UP NOW button
- Create a new Google account or Sign in if you already have a google account
- Tell Google Adsense what content you would like to monetize by providing your website / blog url
- Enter your postal address that you will be receiving bank statement, adsense PIN etc
- Then submit your AdSense application
Within 24hours you will receive an email welcoming you to Adsense and some extra guide on how to get started.
Once the ad is in place, every time somebody clicks on your ad it registers. You need to accumulate many clicks in order for it to be profitable, but be patient and play with the placement and types of ads you use, and eventually you will see those profits rising. Google Adsense will pay you once you reach minimum payout of $100 / 70euros.
Adsense PIN and Verification
In order to receive payments, all adsense publishers are required to enter a personal identification number to verify their account. Under normal circumstance when your earnings reach $15 dollars an adsense pin will be mailed to the postal address you submitted during the registration process.
However, in countries like Nigeria there are several methods you can use to verify your adsense account. It can be verified using your phone number and also using voter’s Id card refer to Jide Ogunsanya’s posts Verifying Adsense Account Using Phone Number and How to use nigeria voters card to Verify adsense account.
In my future post, I will be sharing with you how to create a free .blogspot blog from scratch and how to apply for adsense account from Blogger.