Getting Google AdSense approval is of no doubt most bloggers hope.
Though many now prefer affiliate marketing, but as long as you want to monetize your blog with ads, GOOGLE ADSENSE is the way forward.
The reason is clear, Google AdSense is the most trusted and it pays well.
But getting it’s approval is where the problem lies, as it turns to be a mystery to some bloggers, others quite Blogging for that.
As a matter of fact, getting Google AdSense approval for your blog may seem tedious, but it isn’t, I got mine in four (4) days.
There are just some things you need to do, and some requirements you need to have.
This article will explain in details, the requirements for fast Google AdSense approval, and hence it will serve as an eligibility tool that will help you know if your blog is ready for AdSense.
NOTE: This article is based on self-experience, so I will only list all the strategies I followed, actions I took, and the things I did personally go get my own AdSense approval.
Contributions are also welcomed.
I make this article self-explanatory, so you can understand the requirements you need, what you lack, what you need to improve, and what you should stop to get your Google ADSENSE approval.
But just before we start the test, let’s know what Google AdSense is all about.
WHAT IS ADSENSE?
AdSense is the Google’s owned advertising network that let publishers (Bloggers/Website owners) monetize their traffic by placing advertisements brought by advertisers on their websites or blogs.
WHY GOOGLE ADSENSE?
Google Adsense is a reputable advertising network, being active since 2003.
It is one of the oldest advertising networks, and infact most trusted, as it has thousands of publishers and advertisers.
And the best part of it is the fact that it pays well.
Currently, there isn’t any advertising network that pays better than Google AdSense.
That is the main reason why most bloggers strive hard to get it’s approval.
Well, I know you start asking, what do I need to get it’s approval the?
Don’t worry, I won’t leave without answering all your questions.
There may be some questions bothering you, let’s answer them first:
1. HOW MANY TRAFFIC DO I NEED TO GET APPROVED?
Yes not much.
The truth is, traffic is not a factor determining AdSense approval.
I have seen many with huge traffic, but Google reject their blogs.
But I got mine with less than 100 daily visitors.
So just focus on legit traffic, don’t use bots or any hack to get traffic to your blog, you can improve your SEO and share your blog on social media.
2. HOW MANY ARTICLES DO I NEED TO GET APPROVED?
Not much also.
I know some blogs that got approved with three (3) articles only, yes three (3) articles, infact I got mine with 10 articles only.
Just make sure your articles are unique, SEO optimized and detailed.
You can also read my article on how to write a good blog post.
If huge traffic is not a factor, much articles are also not a factor, what do I need then?
Chillax buddy, here comes
WHAT YOU NEED TO GET FAST ADSENSE APPROVAL
The truth is, you don’t have to be a pro-blogger before getting an AdSense approval.
Below are some of the things you need to do for fast AdSense approval:
TOP LEVEL DOMAIN (TLD)
In getting AdSense approval, having a Top Level Domain (TLD) is a must have.
These are domains with an extension of .com, .org, .net, .com.ng etc.
You can get these domains at a cheap price at domainking, though most hostings provide a free domain on purchase of any package.
But if it happens you are using a free host or platforms like blogger, or WordPress, then you need to buy a domain.
Google only accepts blogs with top level domains, it shows how seriously you take Blogging.
You can purchase you domain at an affordable price from a reputable domain company Domainking.
Not just for AdSense, but for a successful blog, you need unique contents.
Your articles should be of high quality, original, with no copy and paste, as copy and paste temper your blog SEO and results in AdSense rejection.
You need to write a compelling article that will please your readers.
Your article should also be comprehensive and self-explanatory.
I recently wrote an article on how to write a compelling blog post, you can check it out for more tips.
Your blog should be mobile responsive, meaning it is compatible for mobile viewing.
Nowadays, most people use smartphones to surf the internet instead of desktop.
So having a mobile friendly website or blog will give those users the ability to go through your blog comfortably.
Apart from getting AdSense approval, having a mobile friendly blog help improve your SEO and hence drive more traffic to your blog and increase readership.
You can check your blog mobile responsiveness using this tool.
FAST LOADING BLOG
Another thing to do is to optimize the speed of your blog.
Most users abandoned slow loading blogs, so fast loading blog means increase in visitors, and slow loading blog means decrease in visitors.
You can check your blogs loading speed using Google insight.
You can also read an article on Things you need to do to speed up your website or blog.
BLOG ON ACCEPTED NICHE
Choosing the right niche is a vital step.
As there are some niche that Google don’t accept, niche like pornography, black hats, spamming, and other illegal niche will not be accepted by AdSense.
You can check the checklist of AdSense accepted niche here.
There are some pages that are prerequisite for AdSense approval.
These pages show how serious a blogger is and serve as a reason why visitors should trust him.
1. ABOUT PAGE
About page is used to tell the general public what your blog is all about.
So it is advisable to create this page.
If you have problem in writing what this page should entail, you can generate an automatic about the using this tool.
It includes your blogs terms and conditions, and how you manage the privacy of your visitors.
You can generate this page automatically using Jetpack plugin if you are using WordPress.
3. DISCLAIMER PAGE
Having a disclaimer page is also recommended.
You can generate it automatically using this tool.
4. CONTACT PAGE
Contact page is a must have.
It serves as a medium through which your visitors can get in touch with you.
5. USE ACCEPTED LANGUAGE
Another factor that will guarantee AdSense approval is using AdSense accepted language.
Using a language that is not accepted by AdSense will only results AdSense rejection.
6. LEGIT TRAFFIC SOURCE
And finally, your traffic would be from legit sources.
You should not purchase traffic, use bots or use any malicious ways to drive traffic to your blog.
It doesn’t matter if you have low traffic, you improve that using valid ways such as improving your SEO and encouraging social shares.
I hope by now you understand fully how you can get your own AdSense approval for your blog.
I have listed all the measures I took which at last pays, as you can see AdSense is approved for my blog.
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