Is content that:

  • promotes the sale of products that are designed to explode and could cause damage to nearby people or property.

    Examples: Nail bombs, chemical bombs, grenades, firecrackers, or any fireworks that explode

  • contains instructions about the assembly, enhancement or acquisition of explosive items.

    Examples: Bomb-making guides; software or equipment intended for the 3D printing of parts of grenades, bombs, or other explosive devices

Tips for understanding this restriction

The example image on the right shows what explosives content might be. If ads appear on this content, they will have restricted ad demand. However, the example image on the left shows educational or factual reports about explosives where ads can appear unrestricted. 


Learn more about the commonly used policy terms and what they mean in the glossary

Was this helpful?

How can we improve it?
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu
Search Help Center