Google AdSense Updates Ad Layouts

The Google AdSense blog announced they have updated the layout of some AdSense units. The main changes were to make the ads “more space-efficient and visually pleasing,” said Google.

Specifically:

  • Leaderboard (728×90): the title, description, and URL are now arranged in rows instead of columns (except in the case when only one ad is showing)
  • Medium and large rectangles (300×250, 336×280): the URL is now in the same line as the title
  • Font size changes to make them more readable

Here is a picture:

Google AdSense New ads

Related Topics: Channel: Display | Google: AdSense

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