I have received the following email from Google AdSense:
"We've noticed that your AdSense account has been inactive for the last five months. If your account doesn't generate any ad impressions in the next 30 days. it will be reset and you will be required to connect your site to AdSense before you can serve ads.
If your account generates impressions in the next 30 days, no changes will be made to your account. To start serving ads, create AdSense ad units in your account and place them on your site."
I would be grateful for any suggestions about what I should do. I have not knowingly changed anything I have been doing in the past 5 months, so this email came as a surprise while I was away recently.
I would be inclined to change your ad program from Hubpages to Adsense for a week or so Liz, just to get rid of this warning. Once you've got some earnings and impressions, you can switch back if you want to.
Thanks for your advice. There are 3 sections on my settings. Under Hub Pages Ad Program and Amazon Program are Active. Under External Affiliate Settings Google AdSense is Active, but under Reported Settings Google Analytics is showing as Not Active. Do I need to go on Configure to make the changes you suggest? Do I switch off the Ad Program alone or the Amazon Program too? Would activating Google Analytics make any difference?
All you need to do is deactivate the Hubpages ad program. Leave Amazon and Google Analytics alone. The latter is a reporting tool. Activating it won't make any difference to your predicament, but you can do so, if you want to track your traffic. Good luck!
Thanks for your advice, Marketing Merit. I have done as you suggested, but the Google AdSense account is still showing no earnings. Do you have any other suggestions, please? I am wondering whether to switch the Hubpages ad program back on or leave it longer.
Silly question, but are you getting many visitors to your articles? Have you been generating earnings when using HP ad program?
Also, can you check if you have added all of the sites (HP and relevant niches) to your Adsense account? Finally, check that the Adsense publisher code you have entered on HP is the right one.
Other than this Liz, I don't know what to advise, other than email HP and ask them for help.
Good luck with this!
Thanks for your advice, Marketing Merit. I was generating some earnings on the HP ad program, but not mega earnings.
I have tried to add wanderwisdom to my Google AdSense account, but it won't accept it either as a site or as a subdomain.
The publisher code matches on AdSense and Hub Pages..
I tried to message Google AdSense and I am now about to message Hub Pages for advice.
This might sound like an extremely silly question, but any ideas for an email address for Hubpages, please? I have searched the site and it seems to me that anyone with a problem gets directed to the Help pages, FAQ and then to ask a question on a forum, as I have done. There appears to be a postal address, but emails are discouraged.
I've just read Marketing Merit's answer below. Her solution is the simplest and best. So I've deleted my long-winded (and not as useful) answer.
This is an odd email to receive if you are active on HP, which I know you are. I highly recommend you contact HP Team by email and see if they can assist you with this.
Yes. Unfortunately, it is part and parcel to writing for the Internet.
by lauragee 5 years ago
How do your Adsense earnings compare to your Hubpages ads program earnings?I'm pretty new here, and have made about .50 in the hubpages ads program, but no more than .01 in my Google adsense account. Is this normal? I seem to have Adsense enabled, am posting on allowed topics, etc... How does your...
by drspaniel 7 years ago
Why Don't I make more than pennies with Google Adsense?I've noticed recently that I am scraping in bare minimum earnings with my Hubs, and I was wondering what some other users here on HubPages were doing to compensate for low earnings...
by Alicia Washington 8 years ago
Which program are you earning more on? The new Hubpages Ad Program or Google Adsense.
by FootballNut 3 years ago
I was wondering if Hubpages offer a revenue sharing HTML code that can be implemented into the hubpages members own websites.The Hubpages Ad programme seems to work better than google adsense in respect of how much can be earned per 1000 page views, I would much rather have hubpages adverts being...
by Joe Young 4 years ago
On browsing the forum, I have become aware that we can't earn on HubPages without AdSense. This is a grim realization for me.I have 29 featured hubs that are generally considered to be of reasonable quality. I applied for an AdSense account over a year ago, and since then I've had nothing. When I...
by Salma Hassaballa 2 years ago
Hi Hubbers, I have signed up for Google AdSense program a month ago, and I have received the following text in my Google Adsense homepage:We are working on connecting your site"This usually takes up to 3 days, but in some cases, it can take a bit longer. We'll email you when...
Copyright © 2019 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
HubPages Inc, a part of Maven Inc.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|