Website publishers will find that online advertising networks are useful in generating revenue from unfilled adv inventory.
The sell rate of a website rarely reaches 100 percent, so what to do with the remaining inventory is a challenge. (more…)
Some online experts say that a CDN or content delivery network will make a site load faster because of the way it retrieves data.
The actual answer is sometimes yes and sometimes no. It depends on the hosting environment, quality of the CDN, the amount of traffic a site receives, how well the site is already optimized for speed, and other important factors. (more…)
AdSense Matched Content gives a site another advantage with audience growth as online competition skyrockets.
What site publisher isn’t looking for a way to increase page views, pages per visit and visitor engagement? (more…)
The average Google AdSense CPM is a subject of serious debate for webmasters all over the Internet, and the answers vary all over as well.
It is against the terms of conditions for Google AdSense for any site publisher to disclose its click-through rates or other statistics about a site’s performance. (more…)
Content and media Web sites that develop multiple streams of online revenue end up with better odds of meeting or even exceeding their advertising goals.
They also increase their odds of surviving as a business. (more…)
Google reported fourth quarter 2014 results showing a 15 percent increase in revenue versus the same period the prior year.
For most businesses, a 15 percent growth would be good news. For Google, it was fairly good news. It did reveal that the company’s ability to grow online ad revenue is still running at a decent pace, but that pace is moderating somewhat.
Earnings were not as good. They declined slightly versus the prior year, while the operating income declined from 28 percent to 24 percent of revenue. (more…)
One of the lesser known concepts in online advertising is yield optimization, which is a way of managing ad inventory to produce the highest average RPM or revenue per thousand impressions.
It starts with the basic idea that a site publisher or sales team may not be able to sell out 100 percent of all ad impressions on a site.
The inventory that is left is an opportunity to make more money.
But the strategy is not simply about filling that leftover inventory with house ads, extra unpaid impressions for a client or even with a single remnant advertiser. (more…)