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chiavidicasa




msg:4691588
 9:18 am on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

I have some big websites based only on images, that monetize through Adsense (got it approved with a normal text website). The problem is that since there is no text, google can't show related ads, therefore my cpc and my ctr are very low. Any suggestion on how to put text?

Thanks a lot!

[edited by: martinibuster at 2:09 pm (utc) on Jul 30, 2014]
[edit reason] Removed Site Review Request. Please see AS Forum Charter. Thanks! [/edit]

 

GreyBeard123




msg:4691610
 10:55 am on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

Give your images, wherever possible, at least a 100 word description.

Lame_Wolf




msg:4691629
 11:50 am on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

Do you own these images, or are they from the web and other places?

chiavidicasa




msg:4691837
 7:35 pm on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

@greybeard123
A description would ruin the design of the website.. Would alt text work as well?

@lame_wolf
I own them :)

Planet13




msg:4691840
 8:06 pm on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

"Would alt text work as well? "

Also... how about text in the meta description field. Would that help his situation?

RedBar




msg:4691841
 8:14 pm on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

Use alt="what is the image" title="image or product description"

chiavidicasa




msg:4691846
 8:42 pm on Jul 30, 2014 (gmt 0)

awesome, so:
-alt text
-title
-meta description
thanks, you're helping me a lot!
Anything else you can think of?

farmboy




msg:4693448
 12:49 pm on Aug 6, 2014 (gmt 0)

Give your images, wherever possible, at least a 100 word description.


I can remember lots of "trends." I used to say that someone ate a cheeseburger for lunch and had a good earnings day then the phrase "have a cheeseburger have a good earnings day" would get repeated again and again.

So that leads me to ask about the "100 words" rule. Is this something that came directly from Google or is it an oft repeated tale? Would it be just as good to have a 50 word description, a 25 word description, etc?


ShelbyBoy

Lame_Wolf




msg:4693472
 1:35 pm on Aug 6, 2014 (gmt 0)

Is this something that came directly from Google or is it an oft repeated tale?
Repeated twaddle.
RedBar




msg:4693479
 1:50 pm on Aug 6, 2014 (gmt 0)

^ ^ ^ ^ What LW said or "a load of rowlocks" :-)

I have many, many images at #1 with a three word alt, title and on-page description, I also have some two word ones but the vast majority are three and a few four.

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