Posts Tagged ‘Acceptable Ads’

Adblock for Chrome Sold, Joins Adblock Plus’ Acceptable Ads Program

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Dang! Now I’ve got to find another ad blocking program …

Ad blocking is becoming a business. While there are still many extensions out there that are not monetized at all or only slightly, for instance by accepting donations, it is clear that there is a drive towards making adblocking profitable for companies involved. The two major monetization options up until now were donations and direct payments for a software license. Adblock Plus introduced its Acceptable Ads program to the list which lets some ads through on select sites or by select companies and by default if those ads meet certain standards.