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Adblock Memes

Post by gotitbro » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:55 pm

With all the serious discussion about adblock I thought I'll share some Adblock memes.

MRW a website says "We've noticed you're using an Adblocker". http://i.imgur.com/D8eBp7H.gifv

H/T: https://reddit.com/r/reactiongifs/comments/5op99b/mrw_a_website_says_weve_noticed_youre_using_an/

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Post by gotitbro » Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:43 am

https://78.media.tumblr.com/a353323397c ... 1_1280.jpg

This is so true sometimes even for links I have been sent for legitimate files. I once found the real download button hidden in the corner of the page LOL.

Source: http://thewaxtwin.com/post/125260407489/kentuckiana-andy-and-the-last-download
H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/funny/comments/3g1jfi/buttons/

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Post by gotitbro » Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:07 am

https://i.imgur.com/rlEFwae.png

Well something doesn't seem quite right.

Source: http://donthitsave.com/comic/2018/02/16/google-chrome-blocks-annoying-ads
H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/funny/comments/7xzh2a/sweet_google_chrome_is_blocking_annoying_ads/

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Post by gotitbro » Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:48 am

https://i.imgur.com/h59C4xj.gif

Looks like a good enough explanation to me...

Context: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2018_Hawa ... sile_alert

Source: https://www.reddit.com/r/ProgrammerHumor/comments/7qrej8/real_screenshot_from_hawaii_warning_system_actual/
H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/funny/comments/7qt032/these_damn_ads_are_what_did_it/

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Post by gotitbro » Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:03 pm

https://i.imgur.com/OraPyM9.jpg

Adblock in real life? I wonder how far away from reality that might be.

Source: https://pikabu.ru/story/vse_pravilno_sdelal_2901366 (Might not be the actual source but seems to be the oldest)
H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/ANormalDayInRussia/comments/7ja75i/adblock_is_real_in_russia/

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Post by gotitbro » Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:00 pm

http://i.giphy.com/26gsvPhoBYGuA9qso.gif

Let's hope this doesn't become a trend.

Source: https://www.reddit.com/r/assholedesign/comments/5r74sv/are_you_fucking_serious_right_now/
H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/assholedesign/comments/80424t/ads_are_getting_smarter/

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Post by gotitbro » Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:10 pm

https://www.reddit.com/r/de/comments/8l ... uckt_euch/

Not sure whether to laugh or just be disappointed. This German site converts your cursor into an ad, oh well.

The site in question:
https://www.sport1.de/fussball/dfb-pokal/2018/05/fc-bayern-eintracht-frankfurt-ulf-kirsten-gewinnt-1-200-euro-mit-wette

H/T: https://www.reddit.com/r/assholedesign/comments/8l8wrc/now_they_are_putting_ads_on_the_pointer/

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Post by smed79 » Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:33 pm

gotitbro wrote:This German site converts your cursor into an ad
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