How to Disable Google Plus One (+1) Button From Adsense Ads

Google Adsense have already announced that users will see Google plus one (+1) button on adsense ads. This is done to serve more relevant advertisement to user’s social circle. But as a Google Adsense publisher, not everyone will love to see Google plus one button on their adsense ads. If you are also one of them who would like to disable Google +1 button from their adsense ads then below are the few steps, which you need to follow, to disable the Google Plus one button completely from your Google adsense ads.

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Note: This will disable the +1 button only on your ads, not the adsense ads related to any other website.

Disable Google Plus One Button From Adsense Ads

Step 1: Login to your Google Adsense account and go to “Allow & Block Ads” section.

Step 2: Click on Advance settings on left side bar under “Blocking options”

Step 3: See the third option “Social Ads Preference”. Make sure “Content” option is selected from above dropdown. Disable it by clicking on the second tab as shown in the following screenshot.

Hide Google plus one button

This will disable +1 button on your “Adsense for content” ads. You can also disable it for Mobile users. To disable it, select mobile content from top dropdown and then again disable the Social ads preference. See the screenshot below.

+1 Mobile Content

Once you have done these two changes, your visitors will never see Google +1 button on your Adsense ads. You can also enable it in future if you like to do any experiment with your adsense CTR. If this is the case, follow the same steps and this time, click on first tab to enable Google plus one button on your adsense ads.

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