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Google AdSense

The official AdSense Plugin, written by Google. Provides support for AdSense as well as Webmaster Tools.

55 reviews
Average Rating
2.8 out of 5 stars
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Never works
By , for WP 4.5.3

I spend most of my time trying to fix it instead of content for my site.

useless plugin
By , for WP 4.5.3

I can't insert the code in the desired location

By , for WP 4.5.3

It completely crashed my Buddy Forest Theme...

My fixed nav bar was completely moved onto the center of the screen...

ANd most of the pages weren't covered by Adsense Ads...

It's lame ! It is a shame from Google...

0 starts!
By , for WP 4.5.2

Terrible... just terrible. Used to work perfectly but no updates, no markers, custom markers not visible in plugin, basically useless!

Don't even think about it
By , for WP 4.5.2

wow this plugin is horrible. Google plays as a saint in front of us saying don't harm the user experience of those who visit our site, but this plugin ruins the user experience by putting ads on everywhere and turning our site into some ugly one. also I put ads yesterday, and today they gone suddenly. I dunno what happened to them, I can't even edit the place where to put, the plugin decides where to put ads. meaning you have absolutely no control over the plugin. I can't even make it compatible with cloudflare through this plugin, then I put ads again, so it made another dozens of ads instead of reusing the existing one. sometimes I can't even put ads, but the ad manager says we have ads on the site, the plugin has to be deleted and reinstalled to make it works, then when we apply ads again, it makes another dozens of ads in the adsense account. so we end having a ton of useless unused ads in adsense account. can't even delete them. this is horrible. one of worst plugin I have ever seen in here. there are plenty of individuals here who develop outstanding plugins, but google as a company with billions of revenue can't develop a simple quality plugin.so obviously 1 star is deserved for this plugin. and the worst thing is there is no support. there are plenty of people in here who actively support their plugin, but I have never seen a SINGLE google employee who supports their products in here. I dunno what they do with all that billions of money they earn.

Automated Mobile Ads Still Not Working
By , for WP 4.5.2

I've had Google Adsense now for a couple of months and the Automated Mobile Ads still isn't working. Every time I try to Use Automated Mobile Ads I get the "Something went wrong. Please try again". Never works. :(

By , for WP 4.5.2

Another Google designed flop.

Slows down my site and half the time doesn't even work. Don't waste your time with this. Not unless you want to lose money. It really should be withdrawn from WordPress so people don't use it.

useless, not working fine
By , for WP 4.5.2

A beatiful piece of useless bunch of code

Works horrifically!
By ,

One day this plugin decided, that I made "changes to my template" which had not changed at all. I lost lots of revenue due to this. Using another plugin instead.

Would be great, if only worked all the time
By , for WP 4.5

This would be a great plugin for those who don't want to mess up with code and yet be able to easily customize their ads.

The bad side is that sometimes it works, some other it doesn't. More often it doesn't.

Plus you can get no support, which would be okay for a free plugin, unless this is not what you expect from Google.

Right now I can't see any placement marker in my page, and I've read of many other people who experienced the same problem.

You should fix this.

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