May 26, 2020 is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Articles for Entrepreneurs


Google Development Tools


Google AdSense API

Do you want to share advertising revenues with your site's users? If so, you can accomplish it with custom apps that your developer can create with Google AdSense APIs.

There's more than one way to turn a website into a revenue-producing machine.

Most business owners rely on their website to promote their products and services, and to establish an online presence for their brand. Retailers sometimes use their sites as an online catalog, generating revenue by giving their customers the ability to order online.

But if your website generates a high volume of traffic, there's another way you can use it produce revenue. It's called Google AdSense. AdSense lets Google place text, image or video ads on your site. The ads are administered directly by Google and you receive payment on a per-click or per-impression basis.

Google AdSense API takes the AdSense concept one step further by allowing your developer to create customized AdSense applications for your website. These apps usually offer some kind of value (like revenue sharing) to the people who visit your site and have intrinsic value for your business.

AdSense APIs are most effective for developers whose users create their own content through web publishing, blogging, forums or other applications that generate significant content and traffic. Eligibility is limited to websites that currently have more than 100,000 daily page views across user pages expected growth is not taken into consideration for eligibility.

AdSense API Features

If you qualify, AdSense APIs has several useful features for small businesses. Some the things you can do with AdSense APIs include:

  • Enable users to sign for AdSense directly on your website.
  • Encourage users to generate revenue on their own site through auto-generated contextual ads and customized AdSense search boxes.
  • Participate in revenue sharing programs with your users.
  • Earn referral bonuses for users who adopt AdSense.

AdSense API Benefits

  • Community engagement. Since AdSense APIs give users the ability to share in their revenue generating activities, they give you the ability to attract an online community around your website.
  • Increased traffic. In addition to providing them with content, AdSense APIs give your users an additional motivation for visiting your site and sharing it with others in their online/offline communities.
  • User experience. With Google AdSense APIs, your website becomes a more integrated user experience. Anything that improves users' experience with your site enhances your brand and bolsters its online presence.

Related Articles

Want to learn more about this topic? If so, you will enjoy these articles:

Google AJAX APIs
Google Android SDKs
Google App Engine
Google Adwords API

Conversation Board

We greatly appreciate any advice you can provide on this topic. Please contribute your insights on this topic so others can benefit.

Questions, Comments, Tips, and Advice  Code Image - Please contact webmaster if you have problems seeing this image code
Problem Viewing Image
Load New Code



Additional Resources for Entrepreneurs

Search Engine Marketing

Social Marketing Optimization

Business Forms

Business in the Jungle - Business in Fiction - Negotiating

Radio Ad Costs

Newspaper Advertising Rates

City-Specific Resources for Entrepreneurs

Small Business Insurance

Global Entrepreneurship

China & Entrepreneurs