Google AdSense Plugin Deprecated: What WordPress Publishers Should Know

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For any content developer who tries to promote their content by themselves, advertisements are a vital source of revenue as they drive sales. Recently, Google has announced that it would deprecate its AdSense Plugin for WordPress.

Then again, according to Google’s plan, the tech giant has announced of a game-changing revelation for a majority of content publishers. It has denounced its Google AdSense Plugin. New users cannot use this plugin now and by the end of May, Google will no longer provide support for the plugin.

This news gives content publishers a whole new problem to face. Without a stable source of revenue, those who solely relied on the AdSense for their content are at a confusing situation. Fortunately, all is not lost as Google allows WordPress users to publish their ads without plugin.

What has happened so far?

As of early March, Google has unveiled to discontinue with the AdSense Plugin on WordPress. This means that people have to find a different way of showing ads on their websites. Google has proposed that it will not allow new users to sign up using the Google AdSense Plugin.

What does this mean for WordPress users?

Since Google has discontinued with Google AdSense Plugin for WordPress users, a major revenue source for the free website builder has been lost. This means that those using this plugin to support their webpages.

So far, no changes are seen to the ad settings. However, WordPress users will not be able to manage their ads through plugin, but they can place them manually.

How WordPress users can display Adsense ads without plugin?

It is really easy. Just go to your Adsense account, create ad units according to your choice and put the code in the html/text widget in the wordpress and your ads will start appearing on your website. Please make sure you do not violate Google’s ad placement policies. If you are unable to do so, just take help of any professional web designer and they will help you put the ads securely.

Life is always a constant struggle. So a little hiccup along the way should not be that big of a deal. There will always be challenges for publishers. But that does not mean you give up. With determination and a clear goal everyone will be able to find the right way in the end.

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