Only approved advertisers may participate in the Adult Advertising Program. If you are an approved advertiser, please follow these policies throughout this page to ensure your ads are approved quickly.
Only the following markets support the Adult Advertising Program: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, United States and Taiwan.
Microsoft classifies advertising as adult content if the target website features sexually explicit content, including but not limited to:
- Dating sites with the clear intent for sexual encounters, where the website content features graphic images on the landing page, or the language is graphic or explicit in nature.
- Sites that promote porn stars and their personal brand.
- Sites where sex toys are the prominent feature of the site.
Disallowed adult content
For all advertisers, including participants in the Adult Advertising Program, advertising may not include keyword variations, ads, or websites that relate in any way to illegal, non- consensual, denigrating, obscene, or violent activity, including bestiality, brutality, torture, death, illegal drug use, cruelty, prostitution, pedophilia, rape, incest, extreme or shocking sex, child pornography, strippers/strip clubs, escorts, or content that relates to persons who are, or are suggested to be, under the legal age permitted in applicable jurisdictions.