I have seen some discussion about using channels here for hubs and honestly, being a newbie I have'nt got that far yet. (this is definitely an earn while I learn experience!) So my question is for those that use the channel feature- what is the best way to go about using them and have you made more money and got more traffic using targeted channels?
I believe people are talking about Google AdSense URL Channels, which allow you to track how much money each channel (each Hub) is making.
https://www.google.com/adsense/support/ … ;topic=152
You can set up to 200 URL channels, so you can conceivably track up to 200 Hubs individually.
Well I'm set up for adsense, and am tracking hubs, so I guess I am setting up my channels when I post my hubs? When you have a hub that could fall into 2 or more categories can you post in more than one?
Channels aren't something you set up at HubPages. They're set up within your Google AdSense account. All you need is the URL (link) to the Hub you want to track the revenue generation for - you don't need to classify or categorize it at all.
Dorsi, I'm exactly in the same place you are. Great question to throw out here. I'd been wondering about "channels". Thanks Jason for explaining that this is something you set up in AdSense. I can do that!
I use channels all the time, it's the only way to really know which hubs are performing best. This can also help you discover possible connections of certain articles topics.
When you login in to your adsense account, click the tab that says Adsense Set Up then click on the channels sub tab. You will see an area that says "custom channel" and "url channels". Click on url channels and then "add new url". A box will appear and this is where you need to enter the hub url in question. Hope this helps.
There's a new hub out there that might be helpful. http://hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Set-Up-Adsense-Channels
William, there's a fairy or an imp in the posting system. If you look at my post, there is no period. But if you look at my quote within your comment, there is one. Yup, time for a scotch.
It must have been a leftover Leprechaun from Saint Patrick's Day.
That leftover Leprechaun is joining me right now for a little end-o-day celebration. Hope you have a great evening!
OK I have set up my adsense for channels (I also have a blog that I keep track of). My question, does the URL have to be to a specific hub or can I just use hubpages.com and group them all together that way? I have the blog under it's own URL and as of yet just want to seperate the 2. Haven't even thought about tracking individual hubs yet that will be the next project I suppose, once I get the hang of hubpages. Thanks
Yes, you can start off just tracking hubpages.com and your blog url. If you see a lot of your adsense income coming from Hubpages, then at that point, you might want to get a better understanding of which hubs are performing for you and start tracking by individual hub.
You can use Adsense channel feature to track whole domain, a subdomain, a directory or a specific file on your server. When you login to your Adsense account and click Adsense Setup, and then Channels button, then URL channels, you will see the example. It is simple process. No technical stuff involved.
by Georgiana Dacosta 8 days ago
I can't seem to find an answer for this in the learning center. I have a large set of articles I've been writing for a while + some time on my hands to dedicate to Hubpages for the next couple of months. Would publishing 10 hubs a day benefit or disadvantage me, both in terms of hub score /...
by SunSeven 12 years ago
I am a little mixed up about this right now. Currently I have individual channels for each Hubs. Can use some help regarding the follows:How do I add a single adsense channel for all my hubs together?How do I add adsense channels for my groups?How do I add adsense channels based on tags?Thanks
by M. Halyard 11 years ago
Hello, my learned colleagues! I am new to this (posted a few hubs last night for the first time). I have been reading forums for several hours today, as well as a few interesting hubs (thank you, Mark Knowles), about blogging and creating links and adsense, and all kinds of intriguing stuff that I...
by steve83 9 years ago
I am seeing no hubpages stats in my adsense account. I added my adsense details to my hubpages account, and it appears to be set up correctly. I've also clicked the confirm email from Google to allow hubpages to access my account. I've tried re-adding my adsense details and re-clicking the Google...
by BundleBoy 10 years ago
Instead of fiddling around with Google Adsense and Analytics to figure out which Hub is making me money, Can the team add a new feature to show number of ad clicks for each hub?I am techie and I have been fiddling around for almost 3 days with Google Adsense and Analytics to figure out what is...
by CathyL 9 years ago
Can anyone tell me how I can put a channel into hubpages so that I can monitor my adsense clicks?Thanks
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.|