Adsense Guidelines – Contextual Ads – Adsense Backgrounds

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You might well have read on Jensense about the changes in the contextual advertising policy that confirmed my understanding of the policy that I wrote about 2 days ago.

As I stated in the comments in that post, I also contacted Google directly but I asked multiple questions. I had to use the email route not having a direct line to decision makers at Google, but Google have been fairly prompt in replying to my questions.

Chitika Contextual Adverts With Adsense Now Allowed?

Jennifer Slegg has a great analysis of the new changes to the Google Adsense Policy. First of all the announcement of the adsense change, and then some analysis.

It seems using other adverts that look similar is out, and Jennifer goes into detail how that can affect split testing, or having adverts from different sources in different parts of your site.