Google has made the decision to retire the “hosted domains” product that they have through the Google AdSense system. Based on an email straight from the Google AdSense team, they have evaluated the advantages of their companion network and decided to retire the Hosted Domains system with Google AdSense. This system shutting down is different than the Google AdSense for Domains program, although.
Within the long term, undeveloped domain names will only be served through their current Google AdSense for Domains distribution network. I personally don’t recall having any of my parked domain names utilizing this program, but apparently I have four domain names that use or used this system.
Right here is much more info from Google:
Following evaluating the advantages of our partner network, we’ve decided to retire the Hosted domains item within AdSense. Going forward, undeveloped domains will only be served via our current AdSense for domains distribution network.
If you have hosted domains inside your AdSense account, they’ll be impacted by this upcoming change, that will stick to the routine beneath:
February 22: AdSense publishers can no longer begin utilizing the Hosted domains product.
March 21: You will no lengthier be able to create new hosted domains.
April 18: Hosted domains will become inactive and it will no lengthier be possible to earn from them.
June 27: Hosted domains will no longer be accessible in AdSense accounts.
How you can carry on monetizing
To continue monetizing your undeveloped domains, you’ll need to migrate your domain portfolio to a new domain parking provider of one’s option. Domain parking providers specialize in monetizing undeveloped domains, offer competitive prices, and can assist you to migrate your domain portfolio. To obtain began, follow the actions in our guide to migrating your hosted domains.
To determine whether you will be affected by this change, click Hosted domains under “Domains” on the My ads tab of your AdSense account.
The hosted domains listed right here will all be impacted by this alter no matter status, and can ultimately stop earning income in your AdSense account. Particulars on upcoming changes to Hosted domains: