Once your site is gaining significant traffic, options for monetizing the site should be considered, especially if you are putting in a lot of effort and cost to maintain the site as the number of visitors grows.
Jetpack makes it easy to monetize your site without needing to add any code or requiring approval from a third-party ad network. You can get ads placed on your site right through WordPress’s ad network instantly.
How to Show Ads on Your Site
Jetpack makes it really easy to install Ads on your site. No need to retrieve and copy long strings of code around. All you need is a Premium Jetpack plan and to follow a few simple steps to enable the Ads feature:
- Log into your WordPress Dashboard
- Click Dashboard under Jetpack
- Scroll down to the Traffic section
- Activate the Ads feature
That’s all you need to do. Ads will begin to appear on your site.
Ad Placement on Your Site
Once you have enabled Ads, you will see ad placements automatically appear at the end of your posts and pages. You can also display ads in your sidebar or widget areas. You can place these Ads as widgets, just as you would with regular widgets.
How to View You Ads Earnings
Once you have enabled Ads on your site, you can conveniently check your earnings on your WordPress.com account.