Signing up for Adsense
Signing up for adsense is easy, you simply sign up and get accepted. Once you’ve been approved you can add as many websites, blogs, and other online content to your account without having to be accepted again. Go to Adsense.com and sign-up.
The Adsense Ads
Adsense is contextual advertising, once approved and added to your website, the Adsense software will read your content and display relative contextual ads based on it. If your website is about golfing, you will see ads related to golf equipment and how to improve your swing. If you are a member of Google on any level including, owning a Gmail account, they will show ads based on your search criteria.
The ads come in several forms, text and image based ads and available in many sizes. You have control over how the text ads will appear, you can choose the color, size, font, etc.
There are two types of text to choose from. The first type are content ads, when clicked a visitor will be taken directly to the advertisers website. The others are called link units, when these are clicked the user will be taken to a list of ads, from their they can choose what they are looking for, and you will be paid for the click.
Selecting Types of Ads
This is the first screen of selecting the ad type.