Adblock Plus

Adblock Plus (ABP) is an open-source content-filtering and ad blocking extension for Mozilla Firefox (including Firefox for mobile), Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera and Safari web browsers. In November 2012, Adblock Plus was also released as an app for Android devices. ABP, a forked version of an earlier, discontinued extension called Adblock, allows users to prevent page elements, such as advertisements, from being downloaded and displayed.Another free open-source extension, AdBlock is also available for most browsers supporting AdBlock Plus (ABP) but is unrelated to it, as well as to the original AdBlock from which ABP was forked.
Posts about Adblock Plus
  • How To Track Visitors Blocking Your Ads In WordPress

    … Have you ever wanted to know exactly how many people visiting your WordPress website are blocking your ads? If so, you're in luck. This guide will show you how to tag new sessions from visitors using AdBlockers with a Google Analytics custom event. Then show you how to segment users with AdBlockers via an advanced segment in Google Analytics. The post How To Track Visitors Blocking Your Ads In WordPress appeared first on PenguinWP. …

    Andy Forsberg/ Penguin Initiativesin Blogging How To's- 13 readers -
  • Facebook Has the Right to Protect Its Service

    … The use of third-party software or browser extensions to block ads has long been a contentious practice. Its impact on ad revenues is clear, and ad blocking is reshaping the digital landscape. Facebook has decided to push back, bypassing ad blockers for desktop browsers and improving its own ad controls for users. Facebook announced…

    AllFacebookin Facebook- 13 readers -
  • How to Monetize Your Video Content on Every Screen

    … traffic will double between 2013 and 2018, and live broadcasts will increasingly drive second-screen traffic. For content owners looking to capitalize on the rapid growth of online video viewership, hybrid ad-insertion and advanced player-management technology are providing new opportunities. Albert Lai is the chief technology officer of cloud-based video solution Brightcove. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

    AllFacebookin Content How To's- 20 readers -
  • Native Advertising: The AdBlock Antidote?

    … AdBlock and Adblock Plus, the web’s most popular extensions and open source content filters, have offered people a quick-fix solution to make online browsing more seamless and smooth. “Surf the web without annoying ads!” Adblock Plus proclaims, having roped in over 200 million downloads since 2011. But do web surfers really have a choice when…

    Julia Lynn Rubin/ The Content Strategistin Display Content- 24 readers -
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