AdSense with WordPress - monetization
Tutorial article on how to place Google AdSense adverts on a WordPress site.
Step-by-step, "idiot friendly" - just how I need and like tutorials to be, for when I forget it in a few years time and need to configure it again.
My setup doesn't use any plugins - which I think is best. Just a little custom code in a child theme.
With a general article on website monetization models I've tried.
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