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Adsense clicks without any page views

Today (2014-10-20) I noticed that on one website of mine I got two adsense clicks without any page views. How is this possible? And should I worry about violating adsense policies? This question is ...
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What percent of width can an adsense ad unit use without income falling off?

In an effort to follow google adsense's policy of not pushing content down the fold with use of a very wide ad unit, I decided that on my webpages, I use only square ads so that text is around the ad ...
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Can I load adsbygoogle.js only once before head close tag

I have three responsive ads within a page. Every ad unit loads adsbygoogle .jsbefore rendering. <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> ...
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How to handle AdSense ads on an SPA - single page app?

I have an SPA (single page app) that I'll display AdSense ads on it. The main reason I've designed as an SPA, is because I do not want users to refresh the page in order to see different content. All ...
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How to cancel an accidental AdSense click with Google?

My computer decided to be stupid again. It seems when I do some action, the mouse pointer goes wild and random clicks happen, but then again my software could be bad as well. The point is, when I was ...
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Do AdSense policies allow loading ads in the window load event?

The official help does not mention such modification, but people mention this solution at various places on the net, saying they do this for quicker page load. How can one be sure that it's an ...
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Spacing between an AdSense advertisement and website content

I read Google's AdSense policies regarding spacing between advertisements and website content, and all they state is "adequate spacing" but I'm not sure what is considered adequate. Is specifying a 1%...
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Can I modify the code for an Adsense responsive link unit within the AdSense policies?

Adsense now supports the creation of a Responsive Link unit (in addition to the normal Responsive units that were available long time ago). However, if you create a Responsive Link unit and place the ...
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What are the minimum content and traffic requirements for Google AdSense?

I have a blog which is only 35 days old. What are the requirements for Google AdSense? How many page views are required and how old does the site have to be?
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Why does AdSense code not conform to Google page-speed insights requirements?

I run my website through numerous of testing websites including Google page-speed insights. The problem is that Google AdSense code doesn't validate perfectly and for that reason, my score is no ...
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Google AdSense is not showing because of invalid activity

I have a Google AdSense account that using account [email protected] Google AdSense is working fine and I earned money. I recreated another account [email protected] and AdSense account. I ...
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How can I use Google AdSense on pages that are built dynamically based on user input?

I am trying to display ads on my web pages that have dynamic query parameters. E.g: https://app.example.com/converter?python2code=print%20g&python3code=print(g). Here the ?python2code=print%20g&...
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Google doesn't show advertisements when sexual words are in the content

In a Spanish curious news site. AdSense seems to block ads inside any page which contains some sexual words. In fact, these pages are scientific articles or curious news, like Bears also practice oral ...
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Why do Blogger pageview stats and AdSense pageviews differ?

I run many blogs for online earnings but my blog in blogger page views: Total Pageviews 90,085 And that same blog page views in Google AdSense Total Pageviews 19,347 are different why? they reduced ...
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Why My Adsense Account is not accepted

I have created a blog on blogger few days ago and created two blog entries on it. when i try creating AdSense account with blog's address it does not accept the application due to PageType. i have ...
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Encouraging users with AdBlock to whitelist your site - Google AdSense policies

Description: I found a nice practice on websites to deal with users who take advantage of AdBlock's software - here is an article on it (have a look at the image of the cat). I think this should be ...
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Is there any official documentation on the AdSense data-adtest="on" parameter to test locally?

On many places over the internet you can find people suggesting the data-adtest="on" parameter to test ads on your local environment. <ins className="adsbygoogle" style={{display:"inline-block", ...
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Is it against Google's policies to have an AdSense advertisement in an HTML table?

On my site, I have a section where people can view a large image along with a few options underneath it. I placed each option in its own table cell and I reserved one table cell for the advertisement. ...
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Can I reposition AdSense ads with Javascript (for responsive purposes)?

I have a responsive blog where ads are displayed in the sidebar. On mobile devices however, the sidebar is pushed to the bottom below the posts. So what I'd like to do is move the ads from the ...
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Can I find out who filed a DMCA request with AdSense against my genuine website?

So basically AdSense reported today that two of my pages have been DMCA and ads for those two pages are disabled. Now I think my pages are genuine, I wrote the text my self without plagiarism: it's a ...
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Why I cannot get monetized by Google? Are there unwritten rules?

I've created a website for a month or so. It's a hobby website that I was thinking that I could monetize it. The website is about stamps: https://introtostamps.blogspot.com/ I have another blogger ...
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How can I get Google AdSense to approve my Web App?

I have developed a webpage and applied for AdSense and they disapproved for the following reason: Site does not comply with Google policies: We're unable to approve your AdSense application at this ...
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Reloading page vs Staying in page for long duration

I have a WordPress site in which many pages content gets changing constantly. Currently I placed a reload button on the page so user can click several times to reload the entire page to see the new ...
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Can I remove AdSense using jQuery?

This question is not on how to remove AdSense, but if I can remove AdSense from my website using jQuery. I was reading the policies on AdSense and I'm a little confused. On the page regarding the ...
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Cookie consent messages required on websites - how will adsense work?

I ended up watching this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5xVSXTn41Y It states that publishers have until September 30th, 2015 to add a visible message indicating about the use of cookies on ...
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forcing text-only adsense ads with legal settings

I have set up a couple of adsense ad units on my site to display text-only ads from within google adsense interface. I then later check the ads, only to find out that image ads are displayed instead ...
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“Insufficient content” - AdSense

After solving the first issue for adsense (i.e “Unable to review your site” - AdSense), again i applied to Google ad-sense with live blank ads on page, but In second review they disapproved my ...
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Rejected by Google Adsense for weapon related content but my site should be allowed because it is about video game guns, not real ones

I created a Fortnite website a couple months back called http://fortnitegunstatistics.com. The website contains the statistics for all of the virtual weapons in the video game. My site got rejected ...
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Why does Google prevent AdSense ads from opening in a new window?

According to this, Google doesn't allow ads served by AdSense to open in a new window: Generally, it is our policy to not allow Google ads to open in a new window. However, in a few markets, ...
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How many ad impressions can a visitor generate for the same page with multiple AdSense ads?

If the same visitor views the same page 10 times, and this page has 4 ads, does this mean the page generated 40 ad impressions?
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Can I still monetize a Youtube video if I redirect website traffic to it?

Will Google ban me if redirect my website traffic to my Youtube video? Ban in the sense, will I be able to monetize my Youtube video still?
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Can I put google ads on site that gets 90% organic traffic from bing

I have a site that gets 20 to 30 visitors (sometimes 50+) daily from organic search. Organic search traffics mostly comes from Bing search engine, not Google. I have read that before, Google Adsense ...
Karuppiah RK's user avatar
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Does Google AdSense require a privacy politcy and cookie notification popup?

I use to run ads from AdSense a few years ago on a website but because the website was not generating profit so much I stop running the ads. Now my AdSense account has to be activated again because it ...
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Adsense ads with my own ads

I have a website. It consists of Excel VBA lessons. I have put Google Adsense ads in it. Now I want to put my own advertisements in it. (To get some freelancing programming jobs.) For an example, ...
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Can I use WordPress Cache Plugins Like W3 Total Cache with Google Adsense?

Can I use WordPress Cache Plugins Like W3 Total Cache with Google Adsense? Is it against Google Adsense? Do these type of plugins cache Google Adsense ads too?
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In what basis the cost for impression per 1000 views calculated? day / month

I own a small website with few visits per day. I am using 7 ads at maximum in a page. I get average views per day : 30 In what basis the cost for impression per 1000 views calculated? day / month ...
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Received Adsense policy violation for site that isn't mine

I Just received an AdSense policy violation that I'm having trouble wrapping my head around. It is a copyright violation notice for a site that I don't own. It appears that for some reason this ...
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Does Google allow placing adunits of other authors in one website?

Am developing a code tutorial site and planning to use a model where the authors are given two Google Adsense Slots in their post/article pages. One Square Ad Slot (200x200) in the middle of his post ...
Daniel Omara's user avatar
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an adsense bid reset button for people who just improved their site

I don't like it sometimes when google adsense does things automatically because they are too slow. Since I updated my website a bit, I want to be able to access a google URL once to indicate to them ...
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What is the smallest size of text that is allowed for an Adsense advertisement label?

What is the smallest size of text that is allowed for an Adsense advertisement label? I ask this because on my mobile pages, I don't really have much screen space to work with for above-the-fold ...
Mike -- No longer here's user avatar
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Is it a violation of adense policies if I blank the screen for 200ms?

At this point, I'm working on the internal user experience of my site when it loads. I already got things better by making DOM elements hidden while changes are being applied to them, whilst being ...
Mike -- No longer here's user avatar
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does the word "Loading" that switches to the word "Advertisement" violate adsense policies?

In countless tests on webpagetest.org, when I test my site, the first thing that appears on the screen very early is the word "Advertisement". It's the header I use right above a google adsense ...
Mike -- No longer here's user avatar
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minimum spacing between button/link and adsense ad unit on mobile site

Google states to maintain adequate space between an ad unit and content but does not state how much spacing minimum is required. On my site, buttons are at least 48 pixels high and at least 48 pixels ...
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Why is 320x50 the smallest "recommended" ad unit for adsense?

According to google documentation, I supposedly should make more money if I use their recommended ad units for my website, and the smallest one I can find is 320x50px. Because I'm optimizing for older ...
Mike -- No longer here's user avatar
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adsense RPM is frozen upon advanced screen detection. Why?

This is unusual. This code causes me to receive pennies per RPM for my website: <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <ins class="...
Mike -- No longer here's user avatar
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Can I use AdSense and AdExchange enabled networks together on a website

I run a website where I have 3 AdSense units and 2 ad units from another ad network. The OTHER ad network sent me an DFP AdExchange invitation, saying that by signing up, they would be able to send ...
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Google Adsense - policy violation on page without ads

Adsense is currently listing a page-level "Copyrighted material (DMCA)" violation against my site. The page it refers to is a search result listing page, so maybe one of the results at one ...
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How do I prevent from accidental clicking on adsense ads on my own site?

I browse my sites many times for testing, adding content and again testing, etc. How do I prevent from accidental clicking on your own ads? Is it OK to use ad blocker?
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Does guest posting affect acceptance on Google Adsense

I'm thinking about starting guest posting to build links to my website. If I start guest posting by copying the whole post to the other websites, will it affect my acceptance on the Google Adsense ...
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By what process do AdSense page level policy actions lead to site wide penalties?

Alright, I run a couple websites which don't really agree with Googles Policy to the fullest how ever this is the first time I've seen anything like this happen. And I have a couple questions for ...
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