Good traffic to your blog without a good method of monetization is useless and a waste. If you are having good traffic, nothing is stopping you from making money with your blog. One of the ways of making money with a blog is by enrolling with the Google AdSense program. On this page, I will be discussing how to get Google AdSense approval for WordPress Blogs.
How to Get Google AdSense Approval for WordPress Blogs
Before we begin, if you missed this guide on How to Connect Your Blog to Google Webmasters Console, you must have missed getting free traffic on your blog.
Google AdSense is an advertising platform owned by Google. It allows Bloggers to participate in its program by displaying ads from advertisers right on their blogs. It should be noted that before a website can be approved by Google to its AdSense program, it must have met up with their policy and guidelines. A blog that does not follow the AdSense guidelines does not get approved to the program.
Many bloggers find it difficult to get approval even after reading through the terms, conditions, and guidelines of the AdSense. Maybe some people could not easily interpret or digest the instructions.
Well, as at the time of writing this article, I have gotten over 50 Google AdSense accounts approved and have helped over 60 people get their Google AdSense accounts approval. It is not by luck, I think I have been able to understand the Google AdSense guidelines and have been able to interpret in my own better way.
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I have good news for you. I will be explaining in details how to get Google AdSense approval for WordPress Blogs using the method that works for me. If you are not ready for serious work or you are looking for a special cheat, it is better not to read on because the method itself is not easy but it’s a sure way to get Google AdSense approval.
My Method of getting AdSense approval
Get your Blog ready
Ensure you have designed and have made your blog appealing to visitors. You can also ask help from professionals to visit your blog and rate it. This will help you to know what you have done well and what you can do better.
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Get Unique Articles
Now, if you have your blog ready, start getting articles. The best way to get articles is by writing. You can also buy articles from writers but make sure they are not copied from anywhere. A copied post is a guarantee that your blog won’t get approved.
When writing articles, ensure you employ easy and unambiguous words that can be easy to understand. You need at least 25 – 30 articles with each not less than 800 words. Also, take note that these articles should follow your blog’s niche and not any random posts.
To write acceptable articles, check this guide on How to Create Your First Blog Post too.
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Get your pages’ ready
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Set-up the menus and sidebars
As allowed by your theme, you need to arrange your website menu and the sidebars in a way that leads your visitors directly to information on the blog.
Get Started with AdSense
If you have ensured that you have followed the processes above correctly, now it is time to apply for Google AdSense. Visit www.google.com/adsense and click sign-up. You will be required to log-in with your Gmail address to continue the sign-up process. If you don’t have one, then create one and continue with the process.
At the beginning of the registration, you will be required to enter your website URL and your email address. As the page loads further, you will be required to enter your details including the country you are applying from. If you are applying from the USA or UK, then you are automatically applying for the US or UK AdSense as the case may be.
After entering the details and must have agreed to the AdSense policy, you will be required to add a code to the head section of your blog. To do this, go to the editor on your WordPress blog and edit the header.php file. Paste the code after the head tag (look like this <head>) and save the file.
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Go back to the Google AdSense page and check the “I have copied the code” box on the page and submit. The page then, searches for the code on your blog and notify if it has been found or not. In case you have followed the steps properly, it should be found.
If found, you will be told to wait for some days and that they will get back to you as soon as possible. If eventually you get approved or otherwise, you will be sent an email to notify you of the outcome.
In case you have gotten approved, the next thing is to create ad units or activate automatic ads to let AdSense display ads automatically on your pages without you creating more pages.
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This is my method of getting Google AdSense approval for WordPress Blogs and it has never failed me. I am so sure that, if followed appropriately, it will certainly work for you.
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