Ads on embedded videos

You may enable overlay ads on videos that are embedded on other websites.

Embedded videos will only show AdSense overlay ads, which are similar to InVideo ads and can be composed of graphical overlays or contextually targeted ads. Any website that embeds videos, including your own website, will generate revenue for you. 

Enable or disable ads on embedded videos

You will automatically be opted into showing ads on embedded videos if you've associated your YouTube and AdSense accounts and have enabled your videos for embedding.

If you don't want to show overlay ads on your embedded videos, you can opt your videos out of showing overlay ads, though this will also disable overlay ads on your videos on You may also disable your videos for embedding.  

Revenue sharing for embedded videos

Only YouTube and the video owner will earn revenue from ads on embedded videos; the site owner where the video is embedded will not earn a share. You can track earnings for embedded videos in AdSense, as you would for videos earning revenue on

Please Note: At this time we are not serving ads on videos that are enabled as 3D videos.