YouTube will stop accepting ads for its masthead ad unit from certain verticals, including alcohol sales, gambling, prescription drugs, and election and political ads.
Beginning Monday, ads that feature any gambling-related content offline or online, including sports betting and casino games, will be banned.
Assets that depict or reference gambling-related content, including offline gambling, online gambling, online non-casino games, and social casino games.
Assets related to elections or politics
Assets that depict or reference alcohol-related content, including ads promoting the sale of alcohol as well as branding or informational ads focusing on alcoholic beverages
Assets that depict or reference prescription drug terms