While WordPress itself is a robust and complete blogging system, to really maximize the software and make money from Google Adsense you’ll need to install and use a couple of Adsense “plugins”.
Most of the plugins can be found by doing a search on Google, and installation is simple and straightforward. All you need to do is upload the plugin to your web host using an FTP, and activate the plugin inside your WordPress administration area.
Listed below are 3 best AdSense plugins available today…for Free!
1) Quick Adsense Plugin
This plugin allows you to quickly insert Adsense or your ads codes into your wordpress blog. The key feature of this plugin is that you can place your adsense either in the sidebar widget or randomly throughout the post.
The images are generic so you can use them with any type of content. You can also create and upload your own images to be used with the Adsense Beautifier plugin. If you do this however, make sure you check with the Adsense support team as you don’t want to violate any of their terms of service.
2) WP Simple Adsense Insertion
This is yet another excellent plugin which helps you place your adsense ads throughout your WordPress content manually. The main highlight of this plugin is that it takes advantage of the shortcode functionality in WordPress and helps you place your adsense ads exactly where you want. So, you can place the code anywhere, either at the start, middle or end of the article, you have full control over ad placing.
3) Easy Google Adsense
This is great if your blog already has a lot of existing content, and you don’t want to insert codes manually into all of them. As the name suggests, when you use Easy Google Adsense plugin and enter your AdSense publisher ID in the setting page, your AdSense ads will be automatically displayed on your content pages. This is the best plugin available if you are a beginner. Just give it a try!