Adsense is being used on millions of blogs, and it is a source of online income for many bloggers. Have you ever wondered how the webmasters manage to add advertisements to the best and hottest positions? Most blogs are using either WordPress or Blogger CMS. Blogger comes with an inbuilt utility to insert ads in various popular areas, i.e., above, middle and below post content. On WordPress, you don’t have to be a PHP and HTML programmer to add Google AdSense unit to your favorite position. Simply install any of the below best Adsense plugins for WordPress and follow its setup instructions.
Quick Adsense (QA): This is the easiest to use and advanced ad plugin for WordPress. QA doesn’t come with any limitation as you can use it with any advertisement network. You can use this plugin to display max ten ads on a given page or post. QA supports sidebar too. Just put your ad code in the sidebar section of this plugin page and Quick Adsense will generate a widget on behalf of you. Just drag and drop the widget to your favorite position. QA supports inserting of ads at various positions in a post. This plugin is light-weight, and it will never cause resource usage exceeded problem on your blog. I’ve been using this plugin for 1.5 years, and I never faced any problems with it. Quick Adsense developer has not updated the plugin since a couple of years. But it works on all released versions of WordPress.
Google Adsense (GA): Google engineers have coded this plugin. It allows you to verify your Google webmaster tools account (or site) through the dashboard. GA supports automated mobile advertisements. It comes with an option to manage ad units. To use this plugin, you must verify your AdSense account. GA highlights important and best AdSense positions on your site automatically. You don’t have to use a heat map tool for the same. You can configure GA to prevent inserting ad units in particular pages or post. The is a good Adsense plugin for WordPress. Try it out!
Easy Adsense: If you don’t want to see ads on smaller posts of your site, use easy AdSense. Unlike the above two plugins, EA gives you the option to add ad units only on the articles whose length exceeds the number n ( you set n). It can also add titles for ad units. If you’re using affiliate pictures on your blog, Easy AdSense can be configured to display a border when a user hovers on the ad. Thus it helps to improve the conversion rate for an affiliate network. If you are using this plugin, don’t turn on this option for AdSense units as it is violating Google terms and conditions.
Ad Injection: This is the most powerful Adsense plugin as it offers a lot of options. It has a module to insert advertisements after n words or characters. This plugin can be configured to avoid placing ads in HTML elements like blockquote, div, unordered or ordered list, tables, etc. It supports sidebar, footer, and random ads. If you want to disable adverts for some users or keywords, add their IP addresses or keywords on this plugins settings page. [installation link]
Conclusion: The above plugins are used and trusted by most of the bloggers that use WordPress content management system. So make sure that you install any one of them. Don’t install a plugin that has registered 10, 20 or few hundred downloads or has o or 1 reviews as it might risk your AdSense account.