One of the quickest ways to gain confidence with your first website is to put some ads on it and earn a few dollars in advertising revenue (then you know that this whole make-money-online thing is for REAL!)
Let’s use this thread to post good learning resources and tools for Adsense.
Here are two essential documents:
(1) Joel Comm’s free “Adsense Secrets” e-book. This is an amazing resource for learning how to make money with Adsense – and it’s free! I’ve gone through this 235-page e-book a couple of times, and still refer to it occasionally to answer Adsense questions.
You have to opt in to get the book, but it’s well worth it:
(2) Michael Campbell’s “Ultimate Heatmap”. This document shows you exactly where to place the ads on your site for maximum clickthrough rate, and is the result of extensive research and testing:
Are there any resources you can recommend?