EthicalAds.io Review for Publishers

EthicalAds is an ad network for both advertisers and publishers. It is one of the simple and privacy-focused ad network.

Not like any other ad network, they are having some different kinds of requirements. Let’s see what’s special in EthicalAds.io

How does EthicalAds Work?

Once you get approval for EthicalAds.io as a publisher, you will need to put a small JavaScript snippet on your site and then you can start making money right away. They don’t use cookies to track users. But they show relevant ads to your users by matching with your website content. This gives ultimate privacy and relevant ads from EthicalAds.io.

According to their policy, if you like to use this ad network the EthicalAds should be the only ad on your site. The ad should appear when the user first visits, above the fold, on both desktop and mobile. Also, the ad should not disrupt the natural reading flow of the page. It should be placed above, beside or below the main content, not within it.

EthicalAds Requirement

Although your website should have decent traffic (i.e almost 1000 pageviews per day) but here are some additional requirements to become a publisher of EthicalAds.

  • EthicalAds ad should be the only ad on your site. They currently only allow a single EthicalAds ad per page.
  • The ad should appear when the user first visits, above the fold, on both desktop and mobile. You can disable the ad on mobile if this isn’t possible.
  • The ad should not disrupt the natural reading flow of the page. It should be placed above, beside or below the main content, not within it. This is an Acceptable Ads requirement.
  • The ad placement should result in at least a .1% CTR (click-through rate).

You can show a different ad as a fallback option if EthicalAds doesn’t have a paid ad to show on a specific page. You are also welcome to show EthicalAds to a share of your visitors (eg. 50%) along with another ad network, as long as they aren’t shown on the same page.

EthicalAds Ad Types

EthicalAds just only have a single type of ad for now. The ad is mostly similar to a native ad.

Available ad types on EthicalAds.

  • Native Ad.

EthicalAds Pricing

EthicalAds.io have a 70% revenue share with publishers. This means you get 70% of revenue and EthicalAds.io will keep its 30%.

EthicalAds Payment

EthicalAds currently allows payouts once a month, with a minimum payment of $50.

  • Minimum Payout: $50
  • Payment Term: Net 15 Days
  • Payment Methods: Bank transfer (Wire transfer), Paypal, OpenCollective

EthicalAds Support

Contact Options: Contact Form only.

EthicalAds FAQs

Can I use EthicalAds with another ad network?

According to EthicalAds policy, their ad should be the only ad on a specific page on your site. But you are welcome to display a different ad as a fallback if EthicalAds doesn’t have a paid ad to show.

How much will I make with EthicalAds?

Generally, EthicalAds publishers see around $2.00 per 1,000 pageviews (CPM), assuming a majority of US and European traffic.

What are the payment methods of EthicalAds?

EthicalAds support payouts via Bank transfer (Wire transfer), Paypal and OpenCollective.

What is the EthicalAds minimum payout?

EthicalAds minimum payout is $50.

EthicalAds vs AdSense?

Google AdSense is the clear winner.

Conclusion

EthicalAds is ok if you are not getting approval for other ad networks. It is fine to use if your website is just like a one-page tool website i.e httpstatus.io or small personal blogs. Not good for a large number of traffic websites.