Friday, January 16, 2009

How to Earn an Income Online through Google Adsense

The Internet abounds with opportunities for us to earn an income from. There are many ways we can earn money online. For example, we can earn money online through

- Affiliate Marketing - Google Adsense - Paid Surveys - Blogging

In this article, we will discuss the second way mentioned in the above list, that is, GOOGLE ADSENSE. (If you wish to know about the first way mentioned in the above list, I invite you to read my other article, 'How to Earn an Income Online through Affiliate Marketing'.)


Google Adsense is the placing of advertisements by the world's renowned Google Search Engine on our website or blog. These Google advertisements are from merchants that are advertising their products or services. Once a visitor to our blog or website clicks on such an advertisement on our blog or website, the merchant will pay Google a fee, in which we will get a cut of it from Google.

To run such income-generating advertisements on our blog or website, we firstly, sign up for a Google Adsense account, which can be done at:

Next, we activate our account, and receive Google advertisements on our blog or website by copying and pasting AdSense ad codes onto our blog or web pages.

After all these are done, the next step will be to draw visitors (traffic) to our blog or website. Just as in a brick-and-mortar store that needs traffic so as to bring in the sales, so does our e-business (blog or website). There are many ways of building traffic, which are a large topic in themselves.

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