Top 6 WordPress Advertising Plugins for Your Site [2019]

There are many ways to make money from your WordPress website and content. Selling advertising space is one of the most effective ways to start growing your website revenue.

To make this work, there are several steps you’ll need to take to get your advertising content set up.

You have to upload and manage advertisements.

Optimizing the ads for the best possible performance is of utmost importance.

Luckily, if your website powered by WordPress and you want to grow your revenue with ads, then this post is for you.

There are a range of plugins that can handle the entire ad management process for you.

Here are the five best advertising plugins for WordPress:

  1. Advanced Advertising System
  2. Advanced Ads
  3. OIO Publisher
  4. WP Pro Advertising System
  5. AdRotate
  6. WordPress Ad Manager & AdSense Ads – Ad Inserter

1. Advanced Advertising System

If selling advertising is on your mind, this is the plugin for you.

Not only is it free, but it comes with all the features you have been dreaming of. You can upload your own images, set different rates for different spots, schedule ads, customize rotation times, and much more. It takes some poking around to become familiar with the backend, but once you are on the right track there is no stopping you.

Price: Free

2. Advanced Ads

Powerful and lightweight, this plugin allows you to easily and quickly publish ads.

The primary benefit is the ease of use. This snippet from the plugin’s download page says it all: “Create ads as easy as creating posts.”.

Yes, it really can be that easy.

Price: €69

3. OIO Publisher

If you don’t mind paying for an advertising plugin, OIO may be the way to go.

When it comes to speed, automation, and simplicity, OIO Publisher is second to none. This powerful plugin contains all you need to manage advertising on your WordPress site.

Price: $49

4. WP Pro Advertising System

There are not many advertising plugins that offer as many tools and features as this WP Pro Advertising System.

Not only can you manage campaigns and advertisers, but you can do the same with a variety of statistics.

In addition to traditional advertising banners, this plugin allows you to create pop-ups and corner peel ads. For those who want to sell even more space, use the plugin to transform your background into advertising space.

Price: $25

5. AdRotate

Don’t let the name of this plugin fool you. Yes, it will automatically rotate your ads as desired. However, there is more to AdRotate. From the dashboard, you can manage current ads, add new ones, edit ad code, preview banners, and much more.

If that doesn’t get you excited, this excerpt from the download page will: “AdRotate looks and feels similar to the dashboard you already know, so you’re already familiar with AdRotate before you’ve even started.”

With AdRotate, there is not much of a learning curve. Download this free plugin and dive-in!

Price: Free

6. WordPress Ad Manager & AdSense Ads – Ad Inserter

This ad management plugin comes highly recommended, with great reviews in the plugin directory.

It lets you insert ads wherever you want on your website or blog, and supports all of the major advertising networks. These includes Google Adsense, Google Ad Manager (DoubleClick for publishers), Amazon Native Shopping Ads, Media.net ads and more.

It’s recommended by both Google and Amazon, and the plugin developers relatively

Price: Free

Wrapping Up

If you are searching for a better way to optimize advertising on your WordPress website, one of the five WordPress advertising plugins above should be able to help. What are you waiting for?

It is time to turn your website into a money making machine.


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Written by
Pietro Saccomani

Pietro is the founder of MobiLoud, where he helps site owners grow their audience on mobile with their own mobile apps.

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