If you recently planned on launching or already launched your own website, it’s a good idea to attach Google Adsense to it. Adsense leads to some additional income every time a visitor of your website clicks on the ads on your webpage. While there are other alternatives available out there, truth to be told, nothing can replace the excellence of Google. Let’s go ahead and see how one can apply for Google Adsense.
Pre-requisites for a Google Adsense Account
There are basically two pre-requisites. One is that you need to have a website of your own, this is the obvious one. Second, you need to be above the age of 18. In case you are not, you can still apply. However, you will be requiring permission from a parent or a guardian to use their name and details.
Steps to create Google Adsense Account
Go to the Google Adsense page and click on Sign in or Create account. You can use the Sign in option if you have an existing Google account, for example, Gmail. In case you have an email with your website’s domain, you can use that to create a new account as well. The choice is yours.
After the account is made you will be asked for your website. After that you need to fill out your information. It’s a basic form that can be filled very easily. One thing to keep in mind is that when you are filling out your bank details, make sure the payee name and the name of the owner of the bank account are the same. Your payments might get blocked if there’s a difference.
Next, you will have to accept the policies mentioned by Adsense. You will see various options given. It is advised you go through each of them before accepting. Once all the formalities are done, all you need to do is add the Adsense codes to your website. If Adsense approves your website, they will send you your Adsense PIN.
That’s it! It quite easy to add Adsense to your website. Once your earnings reach $100, you will get your first payment from Google.