Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Aug 2010 14:02 UTC
Internet & Networking We're still in the slow news period, so let's talk about something we discussed before: blocking advertisements on websites. Up until, well, today, I didn't block ads - not because of some ethical objection or whatever, but simply because I couldn't be bothered to setup AdBlock. Today, after taking a closer look at some of the websites I frequent, I decided to take the plunge and install AdBlock on all my machines. The following set of screenshots should pretty much explain why.
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how does it work?
by Boldie on Wed 18th Aug 2010 18:01 UTC
Boldie
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2007-03-26

I have white listed a handful of sites (adblock on chromium). But does that help the sites? Do sites get paid from clicks or views? I never ever click on ads so is white listing helpful at all?

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