Infolinks is an alternative to Adsense. It can be installed side by side with Adsense. Media.net is an alternative to Adsense. It is a good idea to use both Media.net and info links on your site.
If you want to use both then it is a good idea to use one Media.net ad unit and then most of the options provided by Infolinks.
In Infolinks customization one could find various products with its optimization statuses. One could easily activate and deactivates such products so as to make proper customizations.
There are various optimization options are available such as in the text, in the fold, in a tag, in a frame, and an article. You can enable and disable these option to find out how these advertisements work on your site.
According to Infolinks, the In-Text advertisements are:
“Infolinks allows you to customize the behavior of the Infolinks script on your website pages. By using this dynamic page, you can quickly and easily change the settings of your account to fully maximize your revenue with Infolinks InText ads.
This example paragraph demonstrates how the settings you choose below, will affect the highlighted words on your website’s pages. Please be aware that the settings will not be saved until you click on the “Save” button! Press the “Cancel” button if you wish to discard the changes and reset the settings to their default status.”
If you want you can provide this option for the texts of your website with customization of text maximum up to 12 links per page and there are other customizations available such as link style that is in the form of double or dotted and another option for customization of text is of link color and you can choose from the variety of color option available out there.
After Google offers to present ads.txt for websites most of the advertisements related with pop-ups slowly diminishing and even Infolinks is advising users not to a user it but still, if you want to use it then you can do it from a dashboard of Infolinks itself.
The In Fold ad units can be presented in the middle, left or right side of the footer of a website. This appears in pop up styles. According to Infolinks In Fold ad units are:
“Infolinks allows you to customize the behavior of the Infolinks script on your website pages. By using this Customization Tool, you can view how the InFold will appear on your website’s pages. Keep in mind that by adding InFold to your pages, it is reported that you will see a CTR rate of 4% from InFold alone. ”
According to Infolinks, the In Tag advertisements placements are,
“Infolinks allows you to customize the behavior of the Infolinks script on your website pages. By using this dynamic page, you can quickly and easily change the settings of your account to fully maximize your revenues from Infolinks InTag. This example paragraph demonstrates how the settings you choose below, will affect the InTag appearing on your website’s pages.”
Tag Placements provides three-way boosting of info links advertisements. In automatic mode you can place this In Tag ads in a bottom, top and top and bottom location with additional revenues increase in automatic mode if you enable revenue booster and it increases advertisements by serving ads and recommended ads in different locations.
At last, there is manual copy and paste method which you could use to show ads in yours customized location of a website. In manual copy and paste method there are no provisions for revenue booster opportunities.
Then, there are various other customization methods such as showing tags in one line or in two lines and link colors of these tags from varieties of colors to choose it from.
According to Infolinks,
“Infolinks allows you to customize the behavior of the Infolinks script on your website’s pages. By turning InFrame on, you can quickly and easily change the settings of your account to fully maximize your revenues with Infolinks.
This example paragraph demonstrates how InFrame ads will appear in the margins of your website pages. Please be aware that the settings will not be saved until you click on the “Save” button! Press the “Cancel” button if you wish to discard the changes and reset the settings to their default status. ”
These ads show up on the two sides of the blog such as at the left and right side of the blog. If you have enabled ads.txt for your website then for sure you would see various advertisements there and that is definitely a revenue booster for your site.
It is advisable to enable or turn on InFrame ads for all of your websites so that proper display of these advertisements could show up on a website and that would be definitely revenue booster for your website.
According to Infolinks, Inartice ads are,
“InArticle ads will be automatically placed between the different articles on your website.
If you want to place the ads manually, all you need to do is add the snippet below to the desired location on your website:”
It is recommended to use it manually and paste the manual copy and paste the code at the sidebar of a website so that the in article advertisements should not be seen inside article but it should be seen at the sidebar. After initiation of ads.txt info links also advises users to use this code manually to the sidebar or at footer so that there would be no blocking of a website from Google Chrome.
There are two ways in which you can integrate Infolinks scripts on WordPress website. Here are the steps:
- Open account in Infolinks
- Add your website for approval. Wait for some time still your website approved by Infolinks. Infolinks generally accepts very low to moderate traffics website and it is also advisable for self-hosted WordPress platforms for web administrators to use it for their revenue generation.
- Login to cPanel of self-hosted WordPress blog and then go to File Explorer, WordPress content and then themes and then choose the currently activated theme from there.
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- And save the file.
Then log in to Infolinks publisher center and from there in customize choose which advertisements options to perform and most of these options are written above and from there you can choose it intelligently.
Within seconds you would find that advertisements should show on an approved website and wait for two days for to see how your website is performing.
After two days login to publisher center of info links and then choose reports to see how much earnings your website is generating.
Integrate info links to your website with Infolinks WordPress plugin:
- First few steps such as providing your website for approval and then open info links publisher account and then move to integrate.
- Then Install that plugin through WordPress administrator and then go to plugins and then add new and then choose the file to upload and then upload the downloaded zip file plugin from a local computer and then activate it.
If you follow this process, the publisher id in Infolinks plugin will be automatically there and you do not have to manually put that into it. If you want to download plugins from WordPress plugin repository then you can do but you will find version 3.2.2 in it and from Infolinks integration and then WordPress you will be finding version 3.2.3 and this means that you will get the newer version of WordPress plugin from info links dashboard.
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