The Internet abounds with opportunities for us to earn an income from. There are many ways for us to earn money online. For example, we can earn money online in the following ways:
– Google AdSense
– Affiliate Marketing
– Paid Surveys
In this article, we will discuss how to earn an income online through Google AdSense. (If you wish to know how to earn an income online through affiliate marketing, I invite you to read another article of mine, ‘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 blog or website. These Google advertisements are from merchants or individuals who are advertising their products or services. When a visitor to our blog or website clicks on such an advertisement on our blog or website, the merchant or individual in question will pay Google a fee, of which we will get a cut of it from Google.
To run such income-generating advertisements on our blog or website, we have to 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 Google AdSense ad codes onto our blog or web pages.
After that, our next step is 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 to drive traffic to our blog or website, which in themselves, are a large topic.