Maximum Allowed AdSense Ad Units on a Web Page [Update]

Update: This article has been updated with latest on September 2016.Read the below-mentioned updates to double your income.

Google Adsense has a very strict program policy and if they found that a website is violating their policy they will immediately ban your account and you cannot use your AdSense account further.

The number of ad units using on a page is also a part of Adsense Policy If Adsense found that you are using more ad units than permitted it will lead to an immediate ban.

One of the most asked questions about Adsense by bloggers is How much AdSense ad units can they use per page

The clear answer is 3. Google will allow us to use up to 3 Ad units on a page.If they found you are using more than three it will lead the way to immediate ban

Adsense ads are categorized into following manner ;

  • Adsense Content Unit
  • Adsense Link Unit
  • Adsense for Search

Adsense Content Unit :


As the Update of September 2016, Google has made modifications to their Ads Combination limits.

On  August 2016, Adsense lifted the Maximum number of Ad Units in a single on every Psite.

Now you can Place unlimited Content Ad Units on any Quality web page.

You can place a maximum of Three content units on a single page

Currently, available content unit size are ;

  • 728*90
  • 468*60
  • 234*60
  • 125*125
  • 120*600
  • 160*600
  • 180*150
  • 120*240
  • 200*200
  • 250*250
  • 300*250
  • 336*280

You can also use Ads from multiple Publisher IDs.

Adsense Link Units :

Adsense link unit works well when it is added above the fold and linked with your theme /template

Again you can add a maximum of three Link units on a single page

Link units example are ;

  • This is divided into two Horizontal and Vertical
  • Horizontal :(728×15) Displays 4 links, (468×15) Displays 4 links
  • Vertical : (200×90) Displays 3 links, (180×90) Displays 3 links, (160×90) Displays 3 links, (120×90) Displays 3 links

 Adsense Search Unit :

You can use a maximum of 2 Search-based ads on a single search page.Google has strict ToS and be sure not to use more than 2 units on a single page.

You can Read more about Ad Implementation policies from HERE

Maximum Allowed Ad Units on a Web Page [Update] What Unlimited???

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Wrapping Up…

There are many ways you can increase your Adsense earning like a bang.Adding Adsense ad units in the sidebars and header works great.Now it’s your turn to use the best performing ads combination and Increase your earnings.

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