Adblock.

Discussion in 'The Edge of the Forum' started by Rydian, May 3, 2013.

  1. Rydian
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    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
  2. nukeboy95

    nukeboy95 Old skool member

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    dont you know that adblock beats websites
     
  3. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    Asking not to get blocked?

    You better believe that's a blocking.
     
  4. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

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    As a paying customer, I don't want to see ads.
     
  5. Costello

    Costello Headmaster

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    If the situation were to get critical on GBAtemp we'd have to resort to doing this.
    But it's not the case right now, we have enough to cover server costs and finance competitions every month :)

    Even then, we wouldn't completely prevent people from accessing the site when Adblock is enabled. We'd probably have one single alert message like this, to keep users aware of the situation, I suppose...
     
  6. nukeboy95

    nukeboy95 Old skool member

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    or ban people for using adblock
     
  7. AlanJohn

    AlanJohn くたばれ

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    I've been using adblock+ on gbatemp since I joined, and it was on even during the period where GBAtemp was piss poor and even I could have bought the website.
    #YOLO
     
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  8. Count Duckula

    Count Duckula .

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    Abusive in the sense of abusing the trust of the visitor.
    Multiple popups, pop unders, windows that try to prevent you closing them, ads hosted by networks that are known to have served malware etc.
     
  9. p1ngpong

    p1ngpong Unamused frog

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    Stop confusing our website with your mother.
     
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  10. ComeTurismO

    ComeTurismO CTO

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    4:54 PM
    I'M COMING
     
  11. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    TMI
     
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  12. Ubuntuの刀

    Ubuntuの刀 :^D

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    Unfunny post. 1/50, took me too long for me to get the joke. However, your activeness makes me very happy as there is another forum I visit that their moderators are very inactive. So 3/5.
     
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