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Installing the Chitika WordPress Plugin

Last Updated: Jul 19, 2013 02:46PM EDT
Chitika WordPress Plugin Installation:

Chitika offers WordPress publishers a highly customizable monetization tool that allows you to quickly insert our ads on any of your WordPress sites. Installing your Chitika WordPress Plugin is simple, and will only take you a few minutes.

To get started, download the latest version of the plugin here. The Chitika Plugin is compatible with WordPress versions 3.0 and above. Note that until your Chitika account is approved, you will not be able to start earning revenue from your Chitika ads on WordPress.

After you download the plugin, you will need to upload it to your server (upload /chitika-premium/ directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory). If you are unable to upload the plugin to your server, you can install the Chitika Plugin from the WordPress admin panel by selecting “Add New” under the “Plugins” section.

Step 1:

Once you login to your WordPress admin panel, select “Plugins.” 



Step 2:

Next, select “Installed Plugins.”



Step 3:

From your list of plugins, scroll to the newly added “Chitika” plugin. Click where it says “activate” to the left under the Plugin name.



Step 4:

After activating, your will be brought to the Chitika plugin settings. To get started, first add your Chitika account username. If you don’t have a Chitika account yet, sign up here!



Step 5:

​After adding your Chitika username, you are ready to start customizing the ad units. Once you select the ad placement, you can choose from over 20 different ad unit sizes, colors, and colors. Hit “save settings” and your Chitika ads will be up and running! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to shoot us an email.

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