Get Google Adsense Approval! 7 Things to Do That Really Work

Get Google Adsense Approval

Would you believe that I applied for Adsense with a WAP site that didn’t have any option to put Adsense codes?

Believe it or not, but it’s true. And Adsense rejected my application. Cause that application didn’t make any sense to Adsense team.

That time, I didn’t have any idea about Adsense and how it works. All I knew that website owners can make money from Adsense. So I thought why not give it a try. After all, I was a proud owner of a mobile site.

Like me, there are a lot of people  who apply for Adsense with low-quality sites. That’s why Google became more strict on approving new Adsense accounts to maintain its quality.


I believe that you have a good web site (not wap) but Google disapproved your application. Maybe, this is the reason you are reading this post.

Getting rejected by Adsense is frustrating. After a few rejections, many new bloggers get this idea in their head that they won’t get Adsense approval ever. If you are one of them, you are not alone. And you are on the right place.

In this post, I will be sharing some tips on getting Adsense accounts. Most of these tips will be helpful mainly for Bloggers. I hope you’ll get approved by Adsense after reading this post. So keep reading…

>>>Read: 5 Guaranteed Ways to Make Money Without Adsense

7 Things to Do to Get Approved by Adsense

Google doesn’t reveal any hints on what basis they approve new account. All you can do is to maintain some standards before applying for Adsense. You can also consider the following tips as Google Adsense Approval Checklist.

1. Get a Top Level Domain

Gone are those days when people  would get Adsense account with free sub domains site like Blogspot, Weebly etc. Google still approves sub domains site, but you have to make sure that your site has good contents, nice design, easy navigation etc.

It’s really tough to make sub domain sites compatible with Adsense standards. Google has already banned some sub domains site like,

So I suggest you to grab a top-level domain like me (RoadToBlogging.Com). .Com, .net, .org, .in, etc are the top-level domains. Here is an example to understand the difference.

  • Free Sub domain –
  • Top Level Domain –

Go get a domain name from Godaddy. (Read: How to Buy Domain from Godaddy)

Here are some important things you should consider before buying a domain name.

  • Don’t use the words hack, crack, downloads etc on your domain name.
  • Avoid copyright violation. (You cannot use others Brand Name on your domain).
  • Don’t use any adult term.
  • Also read: How to Choose a Good Domain Name

If you are going to create a WordPress blog, don’t forget to read this post: 7 Easy Steps to Create a Self-Hosted WordPress Blog

2. Good Design & Easy Navigation

You may have good contents on your site. But it doesn’t guarantee Adsense approval unless you’ve good design and easy navigation on your site.

If you want to make money from your site, then you should consider investing some money on site design. WordPress user can go for Premium Themes. If your budget is low, you can grab a theme from MyThemeShop.

So make sure that your site has a professional looking design with a good navigation. And don’t forget to create a logo for your blog.

3. Submit Site on Search Engines

Whenever you launch a site, you always want that people can discover your site easily. Search Engines are the place where people you find your site easily.

All you need to do is submit your sitemap on search engines.

And also make sure that Google has indexed your site’s pages. Type in Google Search and check whether Google indexes your site or not. Sometimes Google takes one week or more to index your site. If you’ve some relevant backlinks, you pages will be indexed fast. Interlinking blog posts also helps Search Engine Bots to index your pages.

Read: How to Get Your Blog Indexed by Google in 24 Hours

4. Connect Your Site With Google Analytics and Webmaster Tools

Analytics and Webmaster tools are two awesome tools by Google.

Google Analytics provides detailed statistics about your site. And Webmaster tools provides a detailed report on site’s pages visibility on Google.

These two tools help you improve your site performance that increase the chance of getting Adsense account.

5. Publish Fresh and Unique Contents

This is the most important part.

You have to create fresh and unique contents before applying for Adsense. Adsense doesn’t require huge contents, but quality contents. Some bloggers got Adsense account with only 20-30 posts, while some didn’t get approval with more than 100 posts.

So quality contents matter a lot. Quality contents are those which are well-developed and researched, free from copyrighted things and illegal download links, not copied from others, user-friendly and detailed.

So try to publish some quality content. Remember, Quality content is always king.

Adsense Prohibited Content: Copyrighted contents, Adult content, Hacking & Cracking related contents, Gambling/Casino/Alcohol-related contents and all illegal contents.

6. Remove Other Networks Ads

It’s not a bad idea to try some Adsense alternatives when you don’t have an Adsense account yet. But remove those Ads before applying for Adsense.

Though Google allows you to use another Ad Networks with Adsense, but it creates a bad impression to the Adsense team if your site is filled with other networks’ ads.

7. Create Important Pages

There are some pages that provide better user experience. Google always focuses on better user experience. Most of the new bloggers don’t create these pages. Having these pages creates a good impression to the Adsense team. So create the following pages before applying for Adsense.

  • About – Most of the first time visitors visit ‘About’ page. They want to know who you are behind the blog. In about page, you can write about yourself and your blog or whatever you want. Here is my about page.
  • Contact – This is the most ignored page. You will realize its important once you have it. You might have missed direct advertising because of not having contact page. Learn: How to Create Contact Page in WordPress.
  • Privacy Policy – According to Adsense TOS, you must have a privacy page that contains information about cookies, device-specific information, location information and other information stored on. So create a privacy policy page for your blog.

Other Things to Consider

  • If you’ve more the one site, then consider applying with best site.
  • Your content should be written in English or other Adsense supported languages.
  • Give your actual information while applying for Adsense account.
  • Your age must be 18 years or above to participate in Adsense Program.
  • Sometimes Google requires 6 months older domain in certain countries including China & India.
  • Avoid Paid Traffic. (Adsense doesn’t require a lot of traffic)
  • Don’t use copyrighted image, Use Images with Credits.

Finally,  Read  Adsense Terms and Conditions & AdSense Programme Policies.

Once your site is compatible with all the above facts, then apply for Adsense Account. Approval process takes 24 to 48 hours now.

Once you’ve got Adsense account, you can use Adsense ads on others site owned by you. That’s why you might have noticed that some low-quality sites contain Adsense Ads. But that is not a good idea, Always ensure that you site is compatible with Adsense policy before adding Ads. Adsense may ban your account if they find something wrong on your site.

Do let us know if you’ve any other tricks to get approved by Adsense. If you find this post useful, then don’t forget to share it on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. 


334 responses to “Get Google Adsense Approval! 7 Things to Do That Really Work”

  1. madhavi Avatar

    Hai Istiak Rayhan,

    great post, helps informative. recently i applied for adsense. and got rejected for the reason of insufficient content. here is my blog can u suggest me i.e,is my content good enough? am i posting relavent information?..insufficient content means insufficient posts??

  2. Samsun Nahar Avatar

    Please inform me, what should i do with this android blog to get approved by adsense. My blog is 6 months older, but i can not sign up with adsense. Do i continue with this blog or reject it or convert it to a top level domain? Please reply me as soon as possible.

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Have you ever applied for Adsense with this site?

  3. Shad Avatar

    Hi, I have got approved by google couple of days back. Now I need a direction to move utilize it. Could you provide some guildeings which I can follow to increase the traffic and building seo

    Thank you

  4. vivek rawat Avatar
    vivek rawat

    How can I change the name of my website for eg from to or without affecting the content of my site or anything else.

  5. Atiqur Rahman Avatar
    Atiqur Rahman

    @Istiak Rayhan: Thank you f your suggestion. I will tell him

  6. Atiqur Rahman Avatar
    Atiqur Rahman

    Nice post! One of my brothers adsense account also has not approved yet, although it has high traffic about 200,300 viewer per day, as it is just started they may have disapproved. Also blog has not ranked yet, may he want to wait up to 6 months to being approved…?

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      I would suggest him to apply for the Adsense account now. Even if he gets disapproval, he’ll know what to improve.

  7. Karan Sharma Avatar
    Karan Sharma

    You have written a well detailed article for Google Adsense Approval. I appreciate it.
    Previously it was really very simple to approve adsense account with Google. But now it
    has become a pain. You need lots of stuffs for it. A wel developed site with quality posts, tricks and bla bla.
    Anyway, thanks for sharing this quality information for Adsense Account.

    Karan Sharma
    Mob: +91-9717872392

  8. Saint Famous Avatar

    Please my Google adsense disapproved is reporting no robots.txt.

    Please can you kindly help me?

  9. Mahir Avatar

    Can i get AdSense approval
    My site :

    I only have 16 articles but i ll poste more

    Reply soon

  10. aditya Avatar

    If I am having adsense account approved for youtube can I use it for my website without approval?

  11. Princess Kaurvaki Avatar

    Does it have to be 500 words per post?

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      No, it depends on your blog post. But I think minimum size should be 300 words.

  12. Rabi Mandal Avatar

    Hello,Istiak Rayhan

    Please help me about my site which has disapproval so many time from google and I have just had an email saying:

    “As mentioned in our welcome email, we conduct a second review of your
    AdSense application once AdSense code is placed on your site(s). As a
    result of this review, we have disapproved your account for the following


    Insufficient content

    Further detail:

    Insufficient content: To be approved for AdSense and show relevant ads on
    your site, your pages need to have enough text on them for our specialists
    to review and for our crawler to be able to determine what your pages are

    I dont’t understand about it please help me

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      That means you need to add more posts on your blog.

  13. Ranjeet Kashyap Avatar
    Ranjeet Kashyap

    Hi all,
    I am planning to buy a domain for blogging so i can earn money from absence, so i have select a doing which is suppose – so my question is that .in is a lop level domain or not? and can i get ads on this domain? or i try something new domain name.


    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Yes, .in is a top level domain. You can get Adsense account with this domain. If you are going to buy domain name from Godaddy, read this:

      1. Ranjeet Kashyap Avatar
        Ranjeet Kashyap

        Thanks and where i can buy a good theme with unlimited hosting. if you have any idea please suggest me and how to work on that?

        1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
          Istiak Rayhan

          If you want to create a WordPress blog, read this

          1. Ranjeet Kashyap Avatar
            Ranjeet Kashyap

            Hi Istiak , thanks for support and finally my site is now live . Please visit and assure any mistake or need changes are required on it. and one thing is that i have read that for adsense approval there is requre to a domain ID? I mean first i create a ID like: and connect to google then apply?

            1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
              Istiak Rayhan

              Good to know that your site is live now. And talking about Adsense Approval, just follow the things that I’ve mentioned in the post. You can apply for Adsense with your Gmail account, you don’t need to have any other email.

  14. Adepeju Avatar

    Please, i applied for Google Adsense and they accept me in the first stage but they disapprove me in the second stage and i don’t know the reason they dispersive me.
    I also applied for inf links and got disapprove, please check my blog and help me to identify what is wrong there.

  15. singh Avatar

    Your article is really great and your article really have a lot of important stuffs which helped me a lot..I wanna know WHAT UNIQUE CONTENT WE CAN USE ON OUR BLOG AS I HAVE TO APPLY FOR ADSENSE IN SOME DAYS AND WANT IT TO GET APPROVED IN A FIRST CHANCE…help

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      If you are not coping other’s content, that means you are writing unique content. That’s it.

  16. chandrasheker Avatar

    hi istiak rayhan

    dear brother if built a website using and publishing it by using my own domain like does this site gets approved by google adsense.

    please tel me brother

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Yes, Google will. Just make sure other things are OK that I’ve mentioned on the post.

  17. Islam Avatar

    Could you tell me how good is my site and if I should apply or not? I did twice and they said not enough content. Do you think this is true? :/

    1. Islam Avatar

      Thanks alot, everything listed here worked!!!

  18. Farooq Marwat Avatar

    Got it, will apply soon for adsense
    Thanks Istiak,

  19. Farooq Marwat Avatar

    Nice article, I am preparing my site to apply for Google Adsense, this checklist will really help me.
    what about the country domains? I mean “” or “”?
    Will adsense approved on these domains? Thanks for consideration

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Google approves country code domains. Don’t worry.

  20. Suvin Avatar

    Nice article, really helped me! I have applied for adsense.

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Good. Let me know whether you get approved or not.

  21. Manoj Avatar

    Hi dude,

    Your post is really awesome. It’s really helpful.

    Kindly check my site and let me know if there any issue with the blog for getting adsense.

  22. ashpia Avatar

    Thank you for sharing these good information about Google adsense. This blog help me a lot to understand that the reality of website approval matters.

    Thaks again.

  23. Pratiek Avatar

    Hey Istiak Rayhan! ;) first of all thank you Brother for sharing this great article. It was very helpful for me and all the beigners like me. I follow your all things that you describe and my adsense aproved.

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Good to know that. Keep up the good works.

  24. Mohammad Shamim Hossain Avatar
    Mohammad Shamim Hossain

    I am a new please visit my site 4 mounths have passed and after 6 mounth i will apply google adsense then may i illegible please consult me for success.

  25. Ram Avatar

    Hi I got my application approved today.I was the first time I applied for adsense.I got my website approved within 25 days of creating .Too its not that good looking.So i want to ask that am I so lucky or is there any other reason behind it.

  26. kousik Avatar

    Dear friend my brother’s adsense account is active and few days ago we get paid but suddenly my brother had died, all account details and bank account details with his name. So I want to change all details in my name, can I change it?
    And how can I do this?
    If u tell me in details it will be very helpful for me.
    Thank you

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      First, sorry to hear about your brother.

      About your question, I hope you’ll get the answer here:

  27. Rahul Singh Solanki Avatar
    Rahul Singh Solanki

    hey thanx for sharing such post, actually i had visited this post and then tried all thing which have been described in post and now feeling happy that by using these tips my adsense account has been approved… thanx again….

  28. Rahul Avatar

    Thanks a lot ..!!

    I was also rejected !!

    After making necessary corrections , was approved !!

    Thanks for your guidance :D

  29. Arefin Ridoy Avatar

    Dear Brother i face a problem. That is I have a new adsense account. So i input my adsense ads code in my blogger blog site, But ads not show in my blogger website. What can i do ? My blogsite is and when i create new ads unit there show a message that your account is hosted account and ads aren’t show in other website without partner website.

  30. ipankint Avatar

    How about the traffic?
    Is it okay to apply Adsense when the traffic still low?

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Yeah, it’s OK.

  31. Abhimanyu Roat Avatar
    Abhimanyu Roat

    Thanks for taking your time to write this detailed article, thanks to you I’m determined to get my adsense account approved. Thank you very much :)

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Abhimanyu, glad I could help.

  32. Faiz Avatar

    “Quotes” are almost available every where in blogs, sites and forums. It will be consider as a copyrighted material?

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Yes, it will be. I would suggest you to add your own thoughts on every post.

  33. Suhaib Avatar

    Hi Istiak

    please give it a look to my website and tell me will it get approved by google adsense

  34. ravindra Avatar

    Good info. Google rejected us saying lack of content. But I don’t really want to change the format of the post, since this is the format our users like most. Can you suggest where else can i make improvements to compensate this

  35. vickus Avatar

    Woah i love this post! This is master piece. I have been using adsense since 2012 in South Africa but I am back to my homeland Ghana try applying for new account. Adsense keep on sending message this website does not comply with ads policies. Please review my website and tell me the problem
    This my web

  36. Immer Avatar

    This is a silly question but I would like to ask, how to be approved on rejected website on infolinks? When I registered, I should select language ‘English’. this is my website:

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Immer, if your site language is not supported by Infolinks, then you won’t be to get approved by Infolinks.

  37. manish Avatar

    this is a nice post. i have a query. i applied adsense for where i provide service centers information and articles about warranty procedures. i got disapproved, the message i got in the mail is “insufficient content”. in my websites pages there are addresses and i think these are not sufficient because they are not unique and many pages doesn’t have 500 words but i have seen many other sites on the net which provide the same information and all have adsense on them. please have a look on my site and tell me how can i get the adsense.

    one thing more..i have seen in my sitemap there are url of images and i read somewhere while approval process google crawler reads each and every page. so how i edit my sitemap for ranking better in search engines and doesn’t affect to get adsense approval.


    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      When they say “insuffucient content”, they actually mean the less few number of posts. If you’ve seen Adsense ads on a site with less contents, that means the site owner already have an approved Adsense account.

      And editing sitemap cannot be a problem.

      1. manish Avatar

        Hi there,
        Thanks for quick reply. one of my friend got adsense approval. he has got only 8 to 10 post and it is e-commerce site. no one can understand what google wants. please give me some suggestions.

        thanks for your response

        1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
          Istiak Rayhan

          1. Write more detailed posts.
          2. Make your homepage as your blog page.
          3. And keep updating your blog.

  38. Hasan Avatar

    Hi, Istiak Rayhan,
    It is a hot post.. Thanks for details discuss. I think that, main factor are template design, 5-10 uniqe article and primary on page seo for adsence approval. I have approve adsence after complete 8 post.

  39. mohi Avatar

    “Those days are gone when people would get Adsense account with free sub domains site like blogspot”
    Are you sure?
    Cause I just got accepted my blogspot blog a few days ago?
    Yeah, I did read this post before applying for Adsense.
    All I did is removed the theme and posts that I thought may be about copyrighted content(and not posts that are too short).
    Yeah, one thing I agree with you.It was 6 months old.

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Good to know that you’ve got approved with blogspot site.

  40. Shivam Avatar

    hey i love your blog and read them like 4 times a week i had to know why my site doesn’t get approve by adsense please have a look thx for any help

  41. NEHA Avatar



    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Here are some suggestions for you.

      1. Delete other networks ads.
      2. Write some detailed posts.
      3. Delete unnecessary widgets.
      4. Use 2 column design.
      5. If possible, migrate to self hosted WordPress blog.

  42. Karthick Avatar

    I have created a new blog in
    my blog is
    pls tell me how can i get approve from google adsense

  43. Shams Avatar

    Can I apply for adsense account for my site .
    Pls. advise , if there is any modification required for approval.

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Yes, you can. But you have less chance to get approved by Adsense. Because Google loves content based sites. It seems that you are running an e-commerce site. However, I would suggest you to apply for Adsense. At least you’ll know what Adsense team says about your site.

  44. Noob Hunter Avatar
    Noob Hunter

    They are accepting in first step but rejecting on second step to the indian websites as per my experience but cant say what actually they want to do.. here is my blog.

  45. samadrita sarkar Avatar
    samadrita sarkar

    hi, i own will google will aprove me for adsense…..plz tell me

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Sure, Google will. All you need do is, follow the above tips I’ve mentioned on the post.

  46. Rocking Avatar

    Hello everyone. will you please help me. I want to know that people say that increasing traffic through robot is not valid for google adsense. I want to know that what is robot. and secondly when we submit sitemap to our blog, we will submit it on custom robots.txt. is it all right. or i have done something wrong.?

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Traffic through robot and robots.txt are two different things.

      Traffic through robot means generates traffic by using software or any bots. On the other hand, robots.txt is a text file webmasters create to instruct robots (typically search engine bots) how to crawl and index pages on their website.

      Hope it helps.

  47. Mayur Avatar

    Let me tell you one thing, Google sometimes approves AdSense application even though the blog is live for less than 6 months. The thing is it’s difficult to analyze Google strategy, some very good and high pageview blogs are getting rejected while some blogs having no proper content are getting approved. It’s like a game

  48. Amit Avatar

    Thanks for sharing such a valuable information…
    But what to do if Google adsense reject you by saying that you have insufficient content instead of having 65+ post…

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Amit, you need to build more contents. But make sure your contents are detailed. Adsense team loves detailed post.

      1. Amit Avatar

        I have left no choice so going for detail post…
        One more thing I want to ask that how one can add video thumbnails on Google. Plus authorship.

        1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
          Istiak Rayhan

          As per as I know, Google generates video thumbnails automatically. If you have a video on your post, Google may show the thumbnail in search results.

          For authorship, read this post:

  49. supratim Avatar

    Awesome guide on getting adsense approval, I have shared it with my friends and they also found it useful ^_^

    1. Istiak Rayhan Avatar
      Istiak Rayhan

      Thanks for sharing.

  50. Tulip Roy Avatar
    Tulip Roy

    Thnx a lot. i am glad you liked the blog n thnx for the suggestion.

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