WidgetBucks: What Is Widget Bucks' Advertising Network All About?
WidgetBucks features pay-per-click shopping widgets that help their customers (people with web sites) make money fast. WidgetBucks advertising instantly display the most popular products based on buying trends of 100 million shoppers.
Thus their ads are highly engaging, which means instant dollars for you, the site owner who is displaying their ad. The "widgets" see $3-$6 CPM - pretty good compared to traditional ad networks that deliver less than $2 CPM.
Some of the nice features of Widget Bucks' ads include:
- Self-service, scalable and relevant content that's free and easy to publish
- Dynamic, contextual widgets act as content (vs. ads) that more effectively targets your users, not the masses
- Dynamic Ad Yield Management matches the best merchant for each product while offering consumers the best price
- MerchSense (patent pending) contextual algorithm automatically targets the right products for your site
- Extensive reporting tools and daily updates; Payouts are monthly
- Complements existing programs, such as Google AdSense
- Over 300 configurations, 256 color schemes and formatted for major IAB standard sizes
- Manual configuration also available by category
- Product listings from 30,000 merchants including trusted leading brands
WidgetBucks is a New Contextual Ad Service. It's a very cool contextual ad unit product!
Basically, just choose an ad from WidgetBucks. You set the widget's size, color, and what produtcs you would like the widget to display. Then, copy the WidgetBucks code to any website.
When your web site loads, WidgetBucks will show a great-looking ad unit, which shows products people can buy, and they will be shown in professional way.
Whenever someone on your site clicks a widget bucks ad, you make bucks!
Joel Comm says that with WidgetBucks:
"We are seeing CPMs of $2 or more on some units, and they are not cannabilizing clicks from my AdSense ads at all."
Widget Bucks will also give you, as an affiliate publisher, $25, simply because you become an affiliate for them and promote them.