Google AdSense not approved?

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  1. liamhubpages profile image62
    liamhubpagesposted 5 years ago

    I hope someone can help me out with the issue I'm experiencing. I have made 10 hubs and they are all very well visited, a couple are even on the first page of google searches. But for the life of me, I cannot get my google adsense account approved. Can someone please help me with this issue, I would really appreciate it. Thank you!

    1. Cantuhearmescream profile image80
      Cantuhearmescreamposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      liamhubpages,
      This question is asked daily, I asked the same question myself. I can assure you that it is simply a matter of the short period of time you have been here. It took me six weeks and probably more than a dozen published hubs before I was approved. I took it personally, I couldn't figure out what I was doing wrong and Google Adsense doesn't go out of their way to explain "why you're not making the cut". I think they want to make sure that someone is worth investing their time and energy into before they approve them... there are a lot of people who apply for something on a whim and never return. You're doing good, keep doing it... keep making hubs, be active within the HP community and apply again... I'm sure it's only a matter of time.
      Cat

    2. Marina Lazarevic profile image90
      Marina Lazarevicposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Many of the questions in this thread are answered in our FAQ section on Google AdSense: http://hubpages.com/faq/#Google-AdSense-On-HubPages

      I recommend checking it out, particularly if you are new to the process! smile

  2. liamhubpages profile image62
    liamhubpagesposted 5 years ago

    Thank you Cat, I appreciate your answer. I'll wait till a month passes and then I'll reapply. Thank you

    1. Cantuhearmescream profile image80
      Cantuhearmescreamposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      No problem. I think I went about it the wrong way... I assumed signing up for Adsense was simply another part of "getting started" on HP. When I was "rejected" I thought I was doing something wrong; "Reject me?" "Reject me?" I reapplied every single time I got my denial email... not realizing that time was a huge factor. I think they just got sick of hearing from me and finally let me in :-)
      You might not be able to "earn money" for the moment, but all the building you do in the meantime will only make you a stronger money machine once the earning starts!
      Cat

  3. Carola Finch profile image95
    Carola Finchposted 5 years ago

    I am a newbie here too for nearly two months. Most people say you need at least 20  or more hubs before being accepted by Google. I suggest you try again in a month. I applied twice, the second time with 17 hubs a month ago and was turned down.  I applied again recently for the third time with about 30 hubs, a score in the high eighties, and lots of pageviews.  I just got accepted!  Keep plugging away and it will happen for you too.  Good luck.

  4. Sugahware profile image92
    Sugahwareposted 5 years ago

    I am so happy to come across this discussion. I just got denied (10 hubs, account is 1 month old) and I was feeling terrible and taking the denial way too personally. I was asking the "reject me?!" that Cantuhearmescream referred to. I was actually thinking that this whole thing was a joke and maybe I should give up.  I feel better now!  I won't give up and I'll reapply in another 10. Thanks guys!

    1. Cantuhearmescream profile image80
      Cantuhearmescreamposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Sugahware,
      Yes, stay in the game, we can't have you giving up now! Trust me, you will look back and laugh at yourself in a couple of months. I just about lost sleep over the repeated denials. Newbies come in anxious and eager and start putting their ducks in a row and applying for everything. We are unaware and it is easy to wonder what we're doing wrong. I guarantee if you keep doing what you're doing, this conversation will be irrelevant in no time!

      1. Sugahware profile image92
        Sugahwareposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        Haha thanks Cantu. You are so awesome for encouraging me. I sure have been applying for everything! And when those ducks fail to fall perfectly in a row - I freak out! Deep breaths, I know, I know. Thanks again!

        1. Sugahware profile image92
          Sugahwareposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          And wouldn't you know it. I just found out I got a Rising Star nomination for my hub, Is It Safe to Feed Dogs Raw Eggs. I am so excited! Definitely not giving up now...

          1. Cantuhearmescream profile image80
            Cantuhearmescreamposted 5 years agoin reply to this

            Wow, look at you go! That's awesome, congratulations! I know I briefly saw it myself, but I'm definitely going to be checking it out!

  5. Theophanes profile image96
    Theophanesposted 5 years ago

    I was never able to get adsense to work.... something about only being able to ask for a code to be mailed no more than three times? I tried when I first signed up here and again about a year ago with the same results.... never got the code in the mail, despite two different addresses. I gave up. That being said the Hub ads pay a lot better anyway... so it's not all a loss.

  6. liamhubpages profile image62
    liamhubpagesposted 5 years ago

    Theophanes thank you for your answer, but....how did you sign up for hub ads without google adsense? sad

    1. mistyhorizon2003 profile image94
      mistyhorizon2003posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      It isn't supposed to be possible so it looks like Theophanes (or HP) have made a mistake.

  7. ilscherzo profile image67
    ilscherzoposted 5 years ago

    Relax, just wait and it will come to you. Many people don't get it even after twenty or thirty hubs. But just persevere.

 
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