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professionalnoob
04-20-2008, 08:44 AM
I was wondering the performance of the homepage of our website. I know there are URL channels in Adsense, but I could not figure out what to do to see revenue for homepage.

mydomain.com gives me the whole revenue
and mydomain.com/index.php doesn't seem to work (the figure I get doesn't make sense, it's too low since it's a website more than half of the people just visit the homepage.)

Any ideas?

Chris
04-20-2008, 10:49 AM
They aren't URL channels, they're domain channels, you can't get URL level reporting with them.

You need to setup a custom channel to only use on your homepage to get that kind of reporting.

professionalnoob
04-20-2008, 12:55 PM
Hmmm...

But in channels tab in Adsense panel, it says:

Example URL channels
example.com track all pages across all subdomains
sports.example.com track only pages across the 'sports' subdomain
sports.example.com/widgets track all pages below a specific directory
sports.example.com/index.html track a specific page

So I assume it's possible to keep track of specific pages?

Chris
04-20-2008, 07:14 PM
but not your homepage like you want because your homepage can be accessed in a variety of different ways that will not show accurate tracking, as you found.

professionalnoob
04-21-2008, 02:51 AM
Thank you Chris. I did what you suggested.