I wrote a post two weeks ago about the annoying habit of websites pleading nicely for you to stop using an ad-blocker, so it was rather amusing today to find an article on the BBC about “ad-blocking heralding the end of the free internet.” Continue reading “Ad-blocking Addendum”
Please disable your ad-blocker. I’ll be your friend if you do!
Several times this week, I have come across websites which have messages on their pages with some message along the lines of
Aw, you’re blocking the ads!
If you like this site, please consider white-listing me on your ad-blocker.
On one page I saw today, this polite request that I be force-fed adverts covered no less than an eighth of the visible page. This means that if I didn’t use ad-blocker, I would be forced to see an ad that covered an eighth of the page. Continue reading “Please disable ad-blocker because…”