Many people think that they don't have full control over AdSense earnings. That is true, but even though you don't have full control over it, you can increase it by a large amount by following few easy steps.
When it comes down to AdSense earning, tweaking and testing means everything. Without it, you would be literally stuck. The idea here is to try something, and if it doesn't work, simply try something else until you find perfect solution. It couldn't be more simple.
So you can test several things. First thing you should start with is ad placement. Generally, it's good to have ads somewhere where they are seen. Don't hide them in your sidebar or somewhere where no one can see them. Remember, you want others to click on them. That's the way you earn your money so why should you hide your ads. Most people say that the most clicks they get if they place large rectangle above the fold. You can try it yourself and see if it works.
Pay per click (PPC) is good way to monetizing your website fast. It's very easy to use because it's newbie friendly. Even though it's simple to use, you can earn a lot of money from it. Basically, all you need is a little bit of knowledge.
First of all, you need some kind of a website so you can sign in for AdSense account. Actually, you don't have to buy domain and hosting, you could use Blogger blog as well.
Then next thing you need are visitors. Visitors are the most important part of your way towards making money from AdSense. In order to receive clicks you need a lot of people that are coming to your website or blog. Basically, you have to do proper promotion of your website, search engine optimization and link building. In short, you need all those thing that are attracting visitors to come to your website.
Ideally, you want targeted visitors. Targeted visitors are more likely to click on ads because they interested in that specific topic that is being talked about on your website. There are lots of ways to bring targeted visitors to your website, but you must remember that you aren't allowed to use Google AdWords on a website that has AdSense ads. It's against Google terms of service.
After you get a lot of targeted traffic, then you should place your AdSense ads. Whatever you do, always test, test, test.. You can test various things like ads placement, colors, ads format, ad font...