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AdRedux – Insert Ads & Codes


Easily insert advertisements and codes in your websites. Simple in-post ad management plugin to help you show ads on your website easily. Insert Google Adsense code, or cutom ad codes, newsletter signup alerts, image banners, analytics codes, meta tags, verification codes, etc. Place your ads within the content in posts and/or pages without editing the theme or using any shortcode. Place you ads at strategic locations within the content and also rotate the ad placements to fight ad-blindness. The plugin has been tested to work with the latest WordPress 5.5 & with the Gutenberg editor. Manage and insert Google Ads, and other advertisements easily.

Use this plugin to insert codes for analytics, chat, social media integration and more. Never lose your codes or meta tags on theme updates.

Place your ads at the beginning, after the first/second/third paragraphs, in the middle or at the end of the content. Better control and customizations for showing ads on websites based on rules such as word counts and paragraphs. Exclude selected post tags and categories from ad displays. Also, manually exclude specific posts and pages from ad display. The plugin is equipped with the essential features without making your website slow. Also, no clutter in your WP database.

This plugin automatically inserts ads within your content. No need to use any PHP code or shortcode to inject ads in your website.

Main features of AdRedux WordPress advertising plugin

  • Use Adsense or Other Custom Codes
  • Insert advertisements at effective locations: Above content, After first/second/third para, Middle of posts, End of content
  • Define ad alignment styles: left, right, center or random
  • Set ad section width to make responsive advertisement codes show large rectangle box for better visibility
  • Exclude posts in certain categories & tags from ads
  • Exclude specific posts & pages using IDs from showing ads
  • Disable or enable ads for everyone, all logged-in users or just those users with active roles
  • No need to edit codes of your theme or modify your posts
  • All ads are automatically inserted in the specified posts/pages & locations
  • No need to add any shortcode in posts
  • Saves all the settings in serialized form in just one adredux_settings option in WordPress settings to avoid clutter
  • No clutter in database: the plugin data is deleted from your website when you deactive and delete the plugin

Ad types supported

Use any ad nnetwork or advertisement code. All the ads are displayed automatically inside the content. You can use different ad types.

  • Insert code for any ad network and affiliate network (AdSense, Chitika, Amazon, BuySellAds, DoubleClick,, etc)
  • Supports for all types of Google AdSense ads, image banners, including Responsive ads, In-Article ads & Page-Level ads
  • Use custom display images and image banners for ads
  • Insert custom ads, HTML codes, newsletter codes, sign-up boxes, etc
  • Supports up to eight in-post advertisements for ad injecting within content

Further Details & Support

AdRedux is a full-fledged WordPress advertising plugin. There is no premium version yet. We want all the features to be available for free. Your love and support is important for continued development. If you like this plugin, do rate us on Also, consider sending us some love as monetary support: Donate & Support

Visit Ad Redux plugin page: AdRedux WP advertisement plugin


  • Ad Redux settings page screenshot


How to install the plugin and get it working?

Using WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the Plugins settings page
  2. Search for ‘adredux’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate Adredux in the Plugins settings page

Uploading via WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the Plugins settings page
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate Adredux in the Plugins settings page

Using FTP

  1. Download
  2. Extract the adredux directory to your computer
  3. Upload the adredux directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate AdRedux in the Plugins settings page


Which ad networks are supported?

Adredux is compatible with all ad networks and affiliate programs. Eg: Google AdSense, Amazon, Chitika, Clickbank, Google Double Click (DFP),

You can use it to insert ad network codes and scripts into header and footer of your website without coding.

PHP functions and shortcodes

None. You do not need any PHP coding or shortcodes to display ads. Everything is fully automated. Simply add the codes and choose your settings via the AdRedux settings page. You are all done!

Is there a revenue share?

No. AdRedux only shows your ad codes. All the ad revenue is yours.

Can I place ads directly in my theme files?

No. There is no need to worry about manually inserting your ads. All that you need is there in the AdRedux settings page. No shortcodes, coding or theme modifications required to insert ads.

Does it work with other ad plugins?

Not yet tested, but it should. The plugin injects ads in the content. So, there seems to be no problem there. Give it a try.

Can I use Flash ads?

Yes, as long as you can insert all the ad codes required using the options in the plugin settings page.

Is the plugin compatible with site builders?

Not yet tested, but it should. Give it a try.

Will ads show up for ad block users?

On web browsers with ad blockers (eg: AdBlock Plus) enabled, ads from known external sources (AdSense, Amazon) will not be shown. Your custom codes and banners should still work fine.


February 26, 2023
Work perfect. Simple and free. Thanks for great plugin.
June 7, 2019
it's just as i want ... is simple and I hide for user login ads
February 22, 2019
One bug that ads dont show for subscribers too even if you select dont show for admins, editors and authors.
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Contributors & Developers

“AdRedux – Insert Ads & Codes” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Design update.


  • Fix update errors.


  • Revert back to original after update errors.


  • Fixed ad display error for middle post & paragraph-based ads
  • Added the feature to exclude posts & pages by IDs


  • Fixed ad display error


  • Tested with WP5.0
  • Updated readme.txt for the latest WordPress 5.0 version


  • Tested with WP4.9
  • Updated readme.txt for the latest WordPress 4.9 version


  • Tested with WP4.9
  • Updated readme.txt for the latest WordPress 4.9 version


  • Fixed the ad block max-width error
  • Changed the dislay name & updated the tags for better search
  • Modified the readme.txt with PHP support, WP version & more useful information


  • Updated the tags


  • The initial release of the plugin