Another dumb question. I assume CPM stands for Cost pr Thousand views.
If so, what drives that value? I notice that my CPM value @ HP Ad program is all over the place and varies day to day from CPM.
That confuses me.
Obviously a higher value equals better earnings. Is that metric out of our control??
Is everybodys different? Is it relative to our content and niche?
It depend on what the advertisers shown on your pages are paying.
If you are getting rates that high, well go on you. I haven't seen for years.
It depends on source of traffic, quality of traffic, country and other variables which feed into how much advertisers will pay.
by Melanie Palen 5 years ago
This has been a problem for years now, really since the induction of the HubPages ad program and it's pretty much what has made me give on on HubPages (I used to write a lot, now seldom.)I have a hub that occasionally gets huge bursts of traffic as it's popular in social media. On those days, I...
by Jasmeet Kaur 3 years ago
The CPM on my hubpages account is decreased to almost half! I am wondering about it? I want to know if anyone here knows about it. Please help me regarding it. I am totally clueless what to do...
by Eugene Brennan 4 weeks ago
Mine has increased by 50% for several days running.
by Susan Britton 5 years ago
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by Kayla Hebert 17 months ago
I have a question about ad program. I was doing extremely well at first with ad program and CPM was fairly decent and then I had 2 record traffic days back to back that I was so excited to see how they would affect the earnings and the CPM dropped below half and I made squat from them. I guess I...
by Natalie Frank 2 months ago
We have visited this topic at least twice before in recent months and I continue not to understand it. No matter what I do or how many views I get somehow I always earn between $1.25 and $2.25 a day which averages out to just barely enough to make payout each month. This was the case...
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