About Adf.ly: Adf.ly is the world’s most popular and trusted URL shortening service provider. It allows you to shrink your long URL and make money out of them. It’s almost same as goo.gl, bitly.com, tinyurl.com but difference is you can earn money with Adf.ly but not with the others given above. You can earn a fix amount of money (depends on the clicker’s and your location) when someone visits your shortened link.
How it works?
When someone visits your shortened URL, he/she will first be redirected to a 5 seconds advertisement and after it a SKIP AD option appears. SKIP AD Button redirects him/her to the main page whose URL you’ve shortened. In this way the visitor only have to wait for 5 seconds which is not a huge lag of time but will surely give you money in your account. The amount you’ll earn is very less about $0.005 but just think if your one shortened link can give you $0.005 dollars then what if your that shortened link is visited by 1000 Visitors then you’ll make $5 without any efforts. You just shrinked a URL and you earned $5 which is a good amount if you earned it without any efforts.Now this was about only a single URL. You can shrink multiple URL’s and distribute them via social media or website or blog. The complete tutorial is given below.
If you’ve a Blog or Website then you can monetize all your links because if a needy person is visiting your site then he/she can wait for 5 seconds because it’s not a big deal at all.
Working of Adf.ly: First we copy-paste to our URL to URL shorten tool. Click on “Shrink" button. It reduces the size of URL to minimum. We can also use domains like "adf.ly, g.gs"etc. We can also select type of adverting .
- Interstitial Advert: This type contains text ads which get more money per page views.
- Framed advert: This type contains banner which get less money per page views, but it is more attract visitor’s chances to get more page views.
- No advert: This type contains no ads and no money can make with it. This type enables it to act like a normal URL shortening tool.
Mass shrinker: Mass shrinker is an important tool which saves time, when you have to shorten more than one URL. By using this tool we can also select adf.ly or g.gs and also select the type of ads such as Interstitial, framed banner or no advert.
Bookmark-let: Bookmark-let enables URL shorten tool without entering the adf.ly. This tool is working on all browsers’ tool bar. You can simply drag this tool to browser's tool bar.
Google Analytics: Google analytics is a tool which used to track your page views. It tracks source of page views, number of unique views, referral views, country etc.
Full page script: Full page script is a script program which cans copy-paste to your website. If you have a website contains more links, by using full page script you can convert all links to short URL.
Website entry script: Simply copy the script program to your website, which can earn money when a visitor enters your site. This script is just copy-paste to your webpage or blog before </body> tag.
Export links and stats: By using export links and stats we can download your adf.ly account details, which can be opened in Microsoft excel or other spreadsheets programs.
Promotion of Shortened URLS: Submit the shortened URLs to twitter, forums, personal websites and any social networks sites. It gets a lot of traffic with these sites and you can earn more money.