Adbrite, Clicksor and Bidvertiser Compared

Adsense from Google is undoubtedly one of the leading services in the field of contextual advertising. But definitely they are not the only solution available to the webmasters. There are well over 130 companies that provide similar types of montizing programs for the website owners. In this article, we will discuss about the famous 3 alternatives to… Adsense from Google is undoubtedly one of the leading services in the field of contextual advertising. But definitely they are not the only solution available to the webmasters. There are well over 130 companies that provide similar types of montizing programs for the website owners. In this article, we will discuss about the famous 3 alternatives to Google Adsense! for small business owners.

You may find 24/7 RealMedia or Ad World Network which are CPM-based ad networks, CPA/CPL-based like Amazon.com or ClickBank, CPC or contextual networks like Yahoo! Publisher Network, and other non-standard (popups/popunder, expandable, pay per post, etc.) like PopUpTraffic. You may also find other demography or market-specific networks that offer their specialized services to the webmasters.

[B]Why we need an alternative to Google AdSense?[/B]

AdSense is the leader in content-sensitive web marketing. But it has been observed that some webmaster either do not wish to do business with Google or they are not accepted by Adsense. Google’s terms and conditions at times are very strict which may discourage webmaster to work with AdSense. Here we plan to discuss three alternatives to AdSense which are equally effective and work for even small web entrepreneurs.

[B][COLOR=#0066cc]AdBrite[/COLOR][/B]

[COLOR=#0066cc]AdBrite [/COLOR]has been termed as the best alternative to AdSense. They provide reasonably large selection of ad formats. Some of the other advantages they offer are
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[*]Instant html generator that embeds pictures with html instead of image tag
[*]Inline page links having good click through ratios
[*]Interstitial full page ads that brings traffic other than clickthrough ads
[*]Relaxed Terms and Conditions
[*]Accepts smaller publishers and bloggers
[*]Non publishers can set their own ad rates
[*]Auto accept feature for every ads
[*]Instant buy/sell ad option
[*]Shows the ads approved by the webmaster
[*]4:1 revenue share in favor of the webmaster
[*]Serving, Billing, Scheduling, Customer service, and Sales managed by the site
[*]Revenue generated through selling ads directly to the visitors.
[/LIST]Disadvantages include,
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[*]Range of ad format is not as extensive as AdSense.
[/LIST][B]Clicksor[/B]

Clicksor is another good option especially for small and medium publishers. Advantages include,
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[*]Multiple formats with text, image, animated links, image/flash ads, popunder, interstitial ads, and banners are supported,
[*]Dynamic HTML highlighting,
[*]85% payout that is highest in the market,
[*]High cost per click bid values ensure good revenue,
[*]Relaxed Terms and Conditions,
[*]Can place multiple contextual ad blocks on a single site,
[*]Powerful algorithm to identify keyword specific ads that improves click through rates; also can include channel of interest, day parting target, locations, etc., for more targeted viewership,
[*]Options of ROI tracking and site blocking,
[*]Multiple ad and domains under single account,
[*]Can place ads on subpages,
[*]Transparent payment option with instant Paypal transfer for any revenue above $50,
[*]Social Security or Individual Tax Identity Number not required, therefore non-US members can also join
[/LIST]Disadvantages include,
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[*]Online statistics provided are not always perfect but only indicative.
[/LIST][B]BidVertiser[/B]

BidVertiser has some very interesting ad formats and free design templates. With them you can customize look and dimensions of your text-based ads. The payout is also good with either $25 increments for check or $10 increments through PayPal. Advantages include,
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[*]Simple point-and-click tool for customizing ad layout,
[*]Block unwanted ads,
[*]$20 in free clicks,
[*]Displays highest bidders to maximize the webmaster’s revenue,
[*]Affiliate programs for more earning,
[*]Both visitors and advertisers can place bids,
[*]Report to monitor ads performance.
[/LIST]Disadvantages include,
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[*]Reports provided are not very extensive,
[*]May ban users apparently for no valid reason.
[/LIST]There are many more options which you may explore as an alternative to AdSense. They provide comparable offers within your budget. Everyday some new offers are added to make your online marketing strategy even more effective. So, Go on! Happy Clicking!!! – Beware dont click your own ads and get banned.