Here is what people have been waiting for. Do people actually make money on Google Adsense? The answer is yes. The following list shows that people are earning some serious money through Google Adsense.
So, how many sites do you need to make money with Google Adsense? Well, obviously only ONE. Stick with it, and push it all the way.
1. Markus Frind – PlentyOfFish.com – $300,000 per month
Markus is the founder of PlentyOfFish. Currently, he’s generating nearly $300,000 per month. This is a staggering report. He built his site at his apartment all by himself (sounds like Bill Gates?). The site might seem very dull and cliche, but hey… he’s making some serious green.
2. Kevin Rose – Digg.com – $250,000 per month
As we know, Kevin Rose is almost a celebrity figure online. This is where everything is happening. Aside from everything, he is generating stinking $250,000 per month. That’s $3M per year! Of course the site worth a lot more than this, but he is rocking the Adsense.
3. Jeremy Schoemaker – $140,000 per month
Ah… Mr. Shoemaker or ShoeMoney. I remember when this guy first came on Youtube, and gave alot of buzz. Once again, just from Google Adsense alone, he’s making $140,000 per month. Currently, he’s building his own cash empire with Affiliate marketing, and other cash generating residuals. Unlike most of the other Google advertisers ShoeMoney makes his money from hundreds of sites and thousands of domains.
4. Jason Calacanis – Weblogs, Inc. – $120,000 per month
Next to ShoeMoney, we have Jason Calacanis. He is the creator of Weblogs. Basically, his site allows other people to network with blogging. The site has been acquired by AOL in 2008.
5. David Miles Jr. & Kato Leonard – FreeWebLayouts.net- $100,000 per month
Rank 5 is Mr. David Miles and Kato Leonard. I don’t know much about these guys, but according to WP (Washington Post), they are claiming to make $100k a month from the site alone. FreeWebLayouts.net offers free MySpace templates. Of course, this was before MySpace recession.
6. Tim Carter – AskTheBuilder.com – $30,000 per month
7. Joel Comm – e-book – $24,000 per month
8. Shawn Hogan – DigitalPoint.com – $10,000 per month
Source: JohnChow.com (The Internet’s Biggest Google Whores)