Google Adsense is the best contextual advertising network in the online world today. Many bloggers are making thousands of dollars every month from Google Adsense. But the biggest problem lies in the fact that it is not very easy to get your account approve for Google Adsense and you can also get permanently banned for violating their TOS.
So today, I have compiled a list of 5 Best Advertising alternatives to Google Adsense. Though you won’t be able to make as much money as you can make from Adsense but at least you would be able to make some money online. And you can also try options like In-Text advertising or direct banner ads even if you’re using Adsense to increase your income.
A) CPC/PPC Advertising Options
In CPC(Cost Per Click) advertising, publishers are not paid for showing ads on their website. They are only paid when a user clicks on the ads(PPC).
– Chitika: The best CPC/PPC Advertising alternative to Google Adsense. Ads are quite relevant to the content and CPC is also good.
– Yahoo! Publisher Network
– Clicksor ( In-Text,Banner and Popup Ads)
B) In-Text Advertising Options
In-text is that form of contextual advertising where specific keywords on a web-page are matched with advertising units.
c) Direct Banner Advertisements
In Direct Banner Advertisement, publishers can list their websites on various networks and advertisers can check its statistics and directly buy your banner ad spots. If you are getting good traffic on your website, you can even make more money via Direct banner ads than Google Adsense.
– BuySellAds: BuySellAds is one of the best alternatives to Google Adsense. You will get a fixed payment from advertisers for showing their ads for one month on your blog. More traffic means you can sell ads at higher rate.
– Adbrite: Another good direct ads option.
D) CPM Advertising Options
CPM means cost per Mile(or thousand). In CPM, users do not need to click on ads for you to earn money but it is calculated on the number of users who visited your website. But payment is low in CPM ads.
E) Other Advertising Options
F) In-Image Advertising Networks
Some of the best networks are: