Best Address to Use to get Google Adsense PIN by post in Nigeria
Getting Adsense Personal Identification Number (PIN) in Nigeria by post is a nightmare to some of the Nigerian bloggers who are young in the business.
Most of those who find it difficult to get their PIN attribute to Postal Service Error, or inefficiency of postal service in Nigeria. To be honest with you Nigerian Postal Service has improved.
But in real sense, more than 90% of them are the cause of their own problem.
You’re unable to get your Adsense PIN because you’ve not filled the address correctly.
What is Adsense?
AdSense is a source of revenue platform established by Google for site owners, bloggers for them to display targeted ads next to their online content. Simply put, it’s AdSense is an extra way you can earn from your online creativities.
How AdSense works?
AdSense works by matching text and display ads to your site based on your content and visitors. The ads are created and paid for by advertisers who want to promote their products. Since these advertisers pay different prices for different ads the amount you earn will vary.
It works in three simple steps:
- Make your ad spaces available
You make your website ad spaces available by pasting ad code on your site, and choose where you want the ads to appear.
- The highest paying ads appear on your site
Advertisers bid to show in your ad spaces in a real-time auction. The highest paying ad will show on your site.
- You get paid
Google handle the process of billing all advertisers and networks for the ads on your site, to make sure you receive your payments. Your Adsense account is credited any time your visitor clicks on the ads on your website.
Importance of Google Adsense PIN
“To protect the security of accounts, Google requires you to verify your address before we can send you any payments. To do so, we mail a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to your payment address. You’ll then need to enter this PIN within your account,” Google
So, what’s the BEST WAY TO GET ADSENSE PIN BY POSTAL SERVICE IN NIGERIA?
My experience with Adsense:
Experience, they say, is the best teacher.
When I applied my PIN was generated on July 15, 2017, “your PIN will be sent by post 3-5 days after the date listed above and may take 2-4weeks to arrive,” according to Google.
And by August 3, 2017 I got the PIN.
You know why?
Because of the descriptive address I used during application, and I’m going to guide you how you could apply similar method to easily get yours. You might not need to pay anyone to verify your Adsense account for you.
The Major reason while you’ve not gotten your Adsense by Post in Nigeria
Inability to fill the correct postal code
Failure to use the appropriate address that’s most popular nearest to you, which will help post master to sort the letter upon arrival
Providing incomplete or incorrect information
Though there are other options to get your Adsense PIN, but the first available option is by POSTAL SERVICE.
This is the best way to fill your address in order to get your Adsense PIN by post in Nigeria
In order to ensure that your Google Adsense PIN makes it safe and sound to your Nigeria postal address, please follow the tips below:
In the Address 1 and Address 2 fields, space is limited to 30 characters. Here are a few quick tips to help you manage the characters:
Name: Use your full name as it appears on any of your means of Identification
Postal Code: Use the correct postal code of your area. Your postal code is the 6-digit number (Nigeria) used by postal services to sort letter to their appropriate location and destination.
If you reside in Ikeja, but you filled Abule Egba postal code, don’t be surprised that the post masters will use the postal code not even your name or physical address again.
If you do not know your postal code, consult your local post office or try doing a quick Google search. E.g Allen Avenue Postal Code will give a specific post code or closest code to your area.
The Postal code is for a purpose, don’t any 6 digits.
Use the nearby easily identifiable firm in your area: One of the best ways to easily get your PIN is use the appropriate descriptive address.
Use abbreviation: apartment = apt, building = bldg, avenue = ave, and street = str
Don’t be wordy: Use No 15 instead of Number 14
Select the country of your residence.
Enter the name of your city, state.
EXAMPLE OF CORRECT ADDRESS FOR GOOGLE ADSENSE
ADETUNJI Ajala Samuel
Oke-Baale OSBC Area, Opp.Cele
Analysis of the above address
In Osun State, OSBC is the acronym for Osun State Broadcasting Corporation
So, sorting of the above address was very easy for the post office officials since they have an idea of the destination of the letter.
When I got to post office, I was asked my address, the officer in charge simply went to where OSBC box to pick it for me.
Sometimes, they ask for ID to prove the ownership of the mail.
When it’s exactly two weeks (if it falls in working days) go to the postal office in your location. Even when it hasn’t arrived, you’ll be asked to come back. And it’s advisable to tell the post master your name and address so that he keeps for you when it finally arrives.
You may even exchange numbers so that you keep monitoring the arrival of your PIN, depending on your rapport with post master.
Google says your Adsense PIN will arrive between 2 to 4 weeks. You’d get it by following the above tips.
So, you’ve got your Personal Identification Number, it’s time to verify you Google Adsense account to start receiving payment directly into bank account right here in Nigeria.
HOW TO VERIFY YOUR ADSENSE ACCOUNT WITH YOUR PIN
Follow the steps below to verify your adsense account using the PIN you received from Google
Sign in to your AdSense account at www.google.com/adsense with the email address and password you used during the application process
Click on Setting from the options on the left hand side
From the drop down menu select payment
In the left navigation bar, Click Account Information, then click on verify Address.
Alternatively you can click on the red alert button on top of your dashboard which says “your payments are current withhold because you’re yet to verify your address”. Clicking on it will bring up the PIN form where to enter your 6-digit PIN.
Enter your PIN as it appears on the right and click Submit PIN
Caution: your account will be suspended if you enter incorrect PIN three times
If you can’t still get after 4 weeks, please check Adsense Help Centre for answers to your problem