Upgrading AdSense Hosted account
Do you have one AdSense Hosted account?. Then we will help you to upgrade it to a Normal one.
What is Hosted Account??
Earlier we discussed about getting an AdSense account via YouTube. Its quiet easy to get approval through YouTube. Check below post, if you not created yet one.
These approved accounts comes under the label as AdSense Hosted account.
AdSense accounts, which got approved through blogger, YouTube and Hubpages are known as Hosted accounts. You can only show ads on the respected product only. ie if you got approved through YouTube, you can only show ads on YouTube and not on any other sites. If your account is Hosted one, your AdSense account will show “Hosted account” in red color at top right side.
For upgrading your AdSense Hosted account to Normal account, you must have one top level domain website. Some of the higher domains are .com, .net, .in etc. Then you have to apply to AdSense using this domain name. Google will review this application inform you with an email. If you don’t have any top level domain yet, buy one. There’s so many websites are there, which provides domains in cheap prices. Bluehost, Godaddy and BigRock are some of them.
Getting approval from AdSense is not that easy, for that you must have one quality site. Google won’t approve spammy blogs or poor contents.
Things to Remember before applying
- Apply using Top Level domains
- You must be 18+ to apply for AdSense.
- Add some quality posts with more than 500 words, not copied from other sites.
- Website must have good navigation and make it fast loading.
Steps for Upgrading
>> Sign in to your AdSense account .
>> Click on “Settings” in right top corner of your account.
>> Then select “Access and authorization”
>>Now you can see one field with” I will show ads on”, where enter your websites name and click “Submit” button.
>> You have completed the application process. After this process you must implement AdSense ad codes into your submitted site. For that click on “My Ads” on top.
>> Then select“New ad unit”
>> Then a page will open for creating ad codes. Where enter any name in the name field and select the desired ad size and click on“Save and get code” . Now a popup will open containing your ad code. Copy this ad code for implementing in to your website.
>> Now you have to implement this ad code to your website.
WordPress users go to your dashboard >> Appearance >> Customize >> Widgets >> Select “Text” widget and paste the ad code.
Now your site will show blank ads. Google will review your site and will inform you about approval or dis approval via email. Which will take a few days to week. If your application is rejected the mail will contain the reason for it. Even if they rejects, you can still continue showing ads in respective YouTube or Blogger platform.