Wednesday, July 23, 2014

How To Setup Official Google Adsense Plugin

google adsense plugin for wordpress
Google Adsense Plugin for Wordpress
As we all know that Google Adsense is the best way for earning some revenue from Blogging, Whenever a new blogger gets and Adsense account the biggest problem he face is of placing the Ad code on right place on their WordPress blogs, their are many plugins available for this purpose but they are not that good.

But now to resolve this problem Google has launched its Official “Google Publisher Plugin”, currently this plugin is in Beta, but it works flawlessly.

The Ad Units that are displaying on this site are also placed by this plugin.

Today, I will share how you can configure and use this plugin with your WordPress blog for better ad placement.

Download and Set up Google Publisher Plugin in WordPress Blog :-

Firstly you need to have an active Adsense Account, if you don’t have then you can apply for it.

Now Login to your WordPress Dashboard and Install this plugin, or if you prefer manual installation then you can download this plugin from the below link.

Google Publisher Plugin (beta)

Next Activate this plugin and head to Settings >> Google Publisher Plugin from your WordPress Dashboard.

Next Link this Plugin with your Google Adsense Account, and verify the permissions asked.
google adsense plugin for wordpress
Verify Google Adsense to use with wordpress

Next Click on Manage Ads button from plugin page.

Now the plugin will analyze your site and theme for ad tag, it will few minutes. In my case it detected already running AdSense ads and suggested to remove it.
adsense for wordpress plugin dashboard
Google Adsense Plugin Dashboard

Now it will display tags on your site where Ads can be placed, you can click on these tags to add Ad units, only three ad units can be placed on single page, to manage ad units on different pages or post types you can select that page from the upper left corner of the screen.

Now after placing Ad Units an all Home, Post and Page Templates click on Save and Activate Button, that’s it, after few minutes you will be able to see live ads on your site.