Tuesday, July 15, 2008

WidgetBucks Publishers Now Earning More Revenue from European Traffic

WidgetBucks is expanding its cost-per-click (CPC) network, giving publishers and bloggers two ways to earn revenue from their Western European traffic. Starting today in the United Kingdom, when publishers serve WidgetBucks ad widgets on their sites, visitors based in the UK will now see a short-duration CPM display ad followed by a CPC shopping widget featuring UK-based merchants and products listed in British pounds sterling. (see a sample UK screen shot here)

The CPM-CPC hybrid gives publishers two revenue streams from the same ad widget instance. Before today, only CPM (cost-per-thousand impressions) ads were served to visitors outside the U.S. and Canada.

Additional Western European countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Belgium will come online over the next two weeks.

From a reporting standpoint, this CPC expansion is seamless. In addition to current CPM impressions, additional impressions will simply and automatically be tallied into CPC roll-up and daily totals, as well as resulting revenue. At this time, we are not breaking out by-country CPC impressions and earnings.

At the left is a breakdown of CPC and CPM Country Lists, the latter of which will continue to see only CPM advertisements.

- Dean


Mopages said...

this is brilliant, the hybrid idea sounds exciting, looking forward to see the effects it will have on revenue.

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Sameer said...

Congratulations to all publishers using WidgetBucks & many thanks to WidgetBucks Team.

Iago de Otto said...

I will be checking this out for my websites and weblogs. Advert revenue is always welcome, and this new avenue of said revenue venue renews my interest in revising my online income accruing endeavours. I mean this in a good way. Good on ya, WB.

omerosen said...

I am not sure that I understood it.
for every visitor upon my website he/she will see a different depending on which country (in Europe) they live?

Kadir said...

wow...This is wonderful thing for
The make money online. A great step towards Success. All the best to the widgetbucks team!!!

prasad said...

This is amazing news to all widget bucks publishers. A very happy news.

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