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Use banner advertising to earn more money from your site.

Get the most out of your 123 Reg hosting with banner adverts. Install any of the below apps and use your website to create a steady income every month.

Creating banner ads is one of the oldest and most popular ways for businesses to promote their products online and for publishers to earn extra income. If you have a website with at least a few hundred visitors a day and want to increase your income, there are several free tools you can use to have an ad ready to go in a couple of minutes. You don’t have to pay any fees as these tools are open source and you are free to use them with our Business or Professional hosting packages.

What are banner adverts and how do they work?

A web banner or banner ad is a form of advertising on the web that is delivered by an ad server. Basically an advertisement is embedded into a web page, whether it’s the homepage or any other page, and it links back to an advertiser’s website. This method of promotion can help businesses to attract more potential customers to their websites and make more sales.

Banner adverts are also known as display or image-based ads and they are widely-used on the web. They’re popular not just because they’re a cost-effective way for advertisers to promote their products and services online but it also helps increase brand awareness and attract the right kind of traffic.


How can you make money from online advertising?

When you display banner adverts on your website, you also add a custom snippet of code that identifies you as an ad publisher. So, every time a visitor clicks on an ad on your site, that click is recorded as coming from your site and, as a result, it generates revenue for you. If that visitors ends up buying a product from the advertiser, you also have the possibility to earn a commission, but that depends on the merchant program that you’ve signed up for.


Website banner advertising apps

There are many apps that you can use to create and manage advertisements on your website. After all, advertising online isn’t just about creating professional ads but also about tracking them to see how they perform so you can determine if you need to improve them to get better results.

Banner Ad System

Banner Ad System is a powerful tool that allows you to efficiently run adverts on your site. The application also provides statistics and reports so you can see how successful your banners are.

  • Good choice for all businesses, no matter the size.
  • Provides different templates to display ads.
  • Provides basic reports on banners performance.


OpenAds is an open source ad server that also provides a management interface and a tracking system so you can determine how well your banner ads are performing and how much revenue you generated. What’s great about this free online advertising tool is that you can configure it to target campaigns to specific visitors and at specific times of day.

  • Excellent choice for all businesses
  • Includes a reporting feature which tells you which ads you served, how they performed and how much revenue they generated for you.
  • Features only two types of ads.

Classified Adverts

Classified Adverts is open source ad software that allows you to add and display classified ads on your site. It also includes an automatic ad expiration feature so you can remove an ad from your site after a specific number of days.

  • Good choice for small businesses.
  • Includes the option to set ad expiration depending on category.
  • Users may require some technical skills to use it


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