Do you have a high traffic website or looking to monetize your footer of the website with CPM Ads? Here I have compiled a list of best CPM ad networks that a publisher like you can join & earn money.
What are CPM ads:
An impression means a single instance of advertisement appearing on your blog which means that even if your readers are not clicking on your blog CPM Ads, then also you are going to be paid. Though if you place CPM ads at a prominent position, this will ensure better income source for you.
You might find the offer very appealing, but CPM Ads are for the bloggers who gets high volume traffic. If you are driving traffic more than thousands visitors per day, then you can get a good amount from CPM Ads. A CPM network pays you $1 to $10 per thousand impressions, depending upon various factors.
If you are interested in making money through CPM Ads then here are 5 CPM advertising program which you can consider.
Best CPM ads Networks of 2016: Editor’s choice
Amazon CPM ads:
Amazon seems to be coming up with all possible monetization solutions for publishers. Recently I shared about Amazon Native ads & needless to maintain most popular Amazon Affiliate program, and now you have option to monetize your blog using Amazon CPM ads. Right now Amazon CPM ads are for selected Amazon associates. If you already have an Amazon associates account, you can login to your account to see if you have the Amazon CPM option or not.
The first thing you need to do is create your site list. It could consist of one sites or if you own multiple sites, you can list that too.
They also support passback feature, that means if the Ads doesn’t matches your minimum CPM guarantee, your fall back ad would display. Currently supported size are 728×90, 160×600, 300×250, and 300×600
Here you can read about all the FAQ’s related to Amazon CPM Ads.
AdsOptimal a popular advertising network for all website types including new blogs. They offer CPM ads, CPC ads & conversion based ads. Based out of San Francisco & started in 2012, this company has become a popular choice among webmasters. Many of you might not have heard of this network, but it’s good to know that they are a partner with Google AdSense, DoubleClick, Criteo to name a few. The approval process usually takes about two days & you can get paid via PayPal or check. The minimum payout is only $50 & they offer free signing bonus up to $15. Though $15 is given to a site which is of high quality else, $10 is guaranteed for other sites.
They also have WordPress plugin & Joomla plugin to make it easier for you to add ads. You can download WordPress plugin from here.
This is another eCPM ad network that you can try in 2016. They offer an ad for all screen types which makes it a popular choice & multiple payment options make Propeller ads an idle choice for bloggers around the globe. Getting started with Propeller is easy as your account would be created immediately. After that, you need to add your domain & verify the ownership.
PropellerAds follows net 30 payment policy & minimum payout is $100. They offer real time reporting which is something I’m sure we all love. PropellerAds offer 80:20% ratio & payment method is Payoneer or Wire transfer. You can create a free Payoneer account here ( You will also get $25 signup bonus). They offer all popular ad sizes & type. When I was going through the site, few ads type were completely new to me such as CatFish ads, Site skins. Overall, This looks like a solid eCPM advertising network for bloggers & something you should try along with AdsOptimal.
Conversant is a popular name in advertising industry & they offer monetization for Websites, mobile optimized sites & also mobile apps. They are the same company behind popular affiliate network call Commission Junction & one of the reliable CPM based ad network which requires 3,000 impressions per month for getting the blog approved. Even they have different size and types of advertisements like CPX network. The minimum payout is $25, and they pay through cheque and PayPal. Value click media is a good alternative for those who can’t get into another ad network due to high traffic requirement.
Exponential (Former Tribal Fusion)
Exponential require minimum of 500,000 unique users per month. When I checked out their site requirements for publishers, I found it to be strict for upcoming bloggers. One great thing about them is the quality of CPM ads which is one of the tops in the advertising industry. They offer high impact ads such as Rising Star ad formats, pre-roll ads. They offer 55% revenue to their publishers.
Apart from that, their minimum payout is $50 in net revenue as net 45.
Here are few more CPM advertising network that you can try in 2016. I have not tried it but based on reviews from reliable publishers, I suggest it’s worth trying:
These were few CPM advertising networks which I found worth considering.What other CPM ad networks that you know of & working great for you? Let us know in the comment section below.