Quick Answer: What Does Ad Mean On Google?

The sponsored results, or ads, (in the red box) are denoted with a green “Ad” label.

The results that appear below the ads (in the green box) are referred to as organic results.

Google also offers Display Ads, which appear on the Google Display Network.

What does AD stand for on Google?

stands confusingly for a Latin phrase: anno domini (“in the year of the Lord”—the year Jesus was born).

What does ad mean on a website?

A web banner or banner ad is a form of advertising on the World Wide Web delivered by an ad server. This form of online advertising entails embedding an advertisement into a web page. It is intended to attract traffic to a website by linking to the website of the advertiser.

How does the Google ads work?

What is Google Ads? Google Ads, AKA Google AdWords, is Google’s advertising system in which advertisers bid on certain keywords in order for their clickable ads to appear in Google’s search results. Since advertisers have to pay for these clicks, this is how Google makes money from search.

How do I get my ad at the top of Google?


  • Sign in to your AdWords account.
  • Click the Keywords tab.
  • Click the Columns button above the statistics table.
  • Select Modify columns from the drop-down.
  • In the “Attributes” menu, add “Est. first page bid,” “Est. top page bid,” and “Est. first position bid,” and click Save.