Google has made the decision to retire the “hosted domains” product that they’ve via the Google AdSense system. According to an e-mail directly from the Google AdSense team, they have evaluated the advantages of their companion network and decided to retire the Hosted Domains program with Google AdSense. This program shutting down is various than the Google AdSense for Domains system, although.
In the future, undeveloped domain names will only be served through their existing Google AdSense for Domains distribution network. I personally do not recall getting any of my parked domain names utilizing this system, but apparently I have four domain names that use or used this program.
Right here is more info from Google:
After evaluating the benefits of our companion network, we’ve made the decision to retire the Hosted domains product inside AdSense. Going forward, undeveloped domains will only be served via our current AdSense for domains distribution network.
When you have hosted domains inside your AdSense account, they’ll be affected by this upcoming alter, that will follow the routine below:
February 22: AdSense publishers can no longer start using the Hosted domains item.
March 21: You’ll no longer have the ability to create new hosted domains.
April 18: Hosted domains will become inactive and it will no longer be feasible to earn from them.
June 27: Hosted domains will no lengthier be accessible in AdSense accounts.
How to carry on monetizing
To carry on monetizing your undeveloped domains, you will need to migrate your domain portfolio to a new domain parking provider of one’s choice. Domain parking companies specialize in monetizing undeveloped domains, offer competitive rates, and can help you migrate your domain portfolio. To get began, stick to the actions in our manual to migrating your hosted domains.
To determine whether you’ll be impacted by this alter, click Hosted domains under “Domains” on the My advertisements tab of one’s AdSense account.
The hosted domains listed right here will all be affected by this change no matter status, and can eventually stop earning revenue inside your AdSense account. Details on upcoming modifications to Hosted domains: