Tell Google you have Sponsored content in your Matched content units

Sponsored content is content that someone else pays you to create, typically to promote their own brand or product on your site. If you have sponsored content on your site and you use Matched content units, you can let Google know which of your articles are sponsored. AdSense will then mark these articles as “sponsored … Read more

How Matched content can affect your metrics

If you’ve enabled ads within your Matched content units, then you can use reports to track the monetization performance (e.g., Impression RPM) at both the Matched content unit level, and also of the ads and recommendations within those units.  However, one of the key benefits of Matched content is that it can benefit your site in indirect ways by … Read more

How to Track the Performance of Matched content units

You can track the performance of your Matched content units in two ways. On your Reports page, either: Select the Overview metric family when viewing a breakdown by Ad types (such as when you load the Ad types report). Choose this option to understand how much you’re earning from your Matched content units, and compare them to the other … Read more

How to Track the performance of Matched content units

You can track the performance of your Matched content units in two ways. On your Reports page, either: Select the Overview metric family when viewing a breakdown by Ad types (such as when you load the Ad types report). Choose this option to understand how much you’re earning from your Matched content units, and compare them to the other … Read more

How to Customize your responsive Matched content unit in AdSense

If you have specific requirements for your responsive Matched content units, you can customize the way they look by adding parameters to your ad code. These parameters allow you to change things like the layout of your Matched content units and specify how you’d like to arrange the rows and columns of recommendations within them. … Read more

Apply These Settings to your Matched content units in AdSense

Matched content settings give you more control over which articles you want to be promoted in your Matched content units. You can apply settings for each site that’s eligible for Matched content. Time freshness The time freshness setting lets you choose how recent the recommended articles are in your Matched content units. To set your time freshness: Sign … Read more

How to Create a Matched content unit in AdSense

Matched content is a free service that promotes relevant content from your site to your site’s visitors, and can help to increase your page views and the time your readers spend on your site. To create a new Matched content unit: Sign in to your AdSense account. Click Ads  Overview. Click By ad unit. Select Matched Content. Use the drop-down in … Read more

How to Check if your site is eligible for Matched content

To be eligible for Matched content, your site must first meet AdSense minimum requirements for traffic volume and the number of unique pages. You can find out if your site is eligible for Matched content by checking the Sites page in your AdSense account. To check the eligibility of your site: Sign in to your AdSense account. Click Sites. Click Matched … Read more