ADS ARE ANNOYING.
This the reason why internet users use ad-blocker to have a smooth experience. It leads to going down the revenue of innocent bloggers because users have the mentality that internet is free but they don’t realize that the internet can only be free because website owners make money from ads. One day ad-blockers will be the reason why the internet will no longer be free . Even Google needs the revenue from ads on it. to read certain websites One day you will have to pay and I know people , later on,will only complain that it is not free anymore.
We are dividing blogs into 3 major categories
- Blogs based on associated retailing to make money.
- Blogs which are managed by brand.
- Blogs who rely on third party advertising to make money.
WHAT ARE AD-BLOCKERS?
Ad blocking/ad filtering is eliminating or altering the displaying content in a web page. Advertising can survive in a variation of techniques comprising pictures, animations, inserted audio and video, text, or pop-up windows and can operate auto-play of audio and video. It is a familiar dilemma with maximum web browsers, comprising Firefox, that reviving sessions often plays multiple embedded ads at once. All browsers suggest any explication to the query, either by objective technologies (Adobe Flash/Shock wave, Windows Media Audio files, etc.) that are managed to achieve ads, marking URLs that are the source of ads.
IS YOUR BLOG AFFECTED?
You must be thinking about finding out whether your blog is affected by it or not? You can do this by comparing the total page views in your analytics to your Google AdSense page views. If the difference is high then possibly your blog is being affected by Ad blockers.
HOW TO SAVE YOUR BLOG?
People are getting adapted to ad blockers very fast and it will be a good strategy to consider these tips below. Have a look at them:
MOVE TO NATIVE ADVERTISEMENTS
The benefit of utilizing this advertisement is that all the resources related to advertisement space is loaded on your server and therefore, ad blockers cannot block them. Ad blockers work on a set of code and compare the advertisements. If they find a match, they block it from showing. I would recommend you to create an Advertise with us page to attract more advertising deals for your blog. Don’t forget to include specification like your monthly visits, page views and your social media influence to showcase your online impact.
Affiliate marketing can do wonders for your blog if done strategically. There are bloggers who are earning more than $10000 from it. In affiliate marketing, you get a commission from each sale by referring a product or service to your readers. Make sure you refer only products/services related to your niche and readers.
CREATE A MOBILE APP
More than 60% Google searches are done on mobile phones. So, it would be a good idea to develop a mobile app to capture those readers. If you have ensured quality on your app, no ad block program can block those ads. Since apps demand some investment, it’s important to plan before considering this step.
WORDPRESS PLUGINS TO DISABLE AD-BLOCKERS
Notify and request users to white list your site or disable ad-block
Ad-block Blocker plugin is a great addition to your WordPress site as it can detect if your visitors are using any type of ad-blocker on their browsers to block the advertisements, if your revenue comes from the advertisements then you are losing all those clicks as people are using ad-blocker scripts. And this plugin will support you pursue those and deny sections functionality until they impair the ad-block scripts.
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