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How do you make money off of ads on your WordPress website. (or websites in general)
I already know how to add ad pluggins, but how do you make money off of it. Please someone walk me through this. Thanks
Matt Campbell9,767 Points
Get lots and lots and lots and lots and lots and lots of people coming through it each day and then pray as hard as you can they click on a Google ad or you can try selling advertising space to companies but it all comes down to having a shit hot site with hundreds of thousands of visitors a year. To make any real amount of money, you need millions per month. Google and YouTube pay 1 or 2 cents per click to you so for a million clicks, you'll get $10,000 dollars but the click rate is about 0.2% so you need 20 million or is it 200 million visitors to get that $10,000.
Google Adsense, and affiliate programs like Amazon Associates, can help. What you need first and foremost is regular and relevant content, and to market your site so you get visitors. The more traffic, the more likely you are to get those clicks. It takes time, but it will work out if you put constant time and effort into it.
Thanks guys, but I just dont get one thing. Where does all the money go? How do u get it? Do u have to sync in the ads with ur bank account or something. I now understand the whole concept of making money with ads, but where is all that money stored so u can use that money??