Today we are talking about an essential point that I would like to share with you a while ago. Advertising , what does it know?
Today we all use our smartphones or tablets (Android / iOS / Windows-phone) and PC – computer to access the internet and you know what? More than 75% of internet revenue is advertising.
Here is an example of an advertisement that you would find on the internet
There are all kinds of ads on the internet, this screenshot above illustrates one of the Google Adsense ads that you would find on many sites or blog. Even Google lives through advertising too.
If you have put your website or blog online and you want to make money with your first 1000 visitors (it is that I wish you too); advertising is the best solution.
Why then use an ad blocker or an anti – ad?
Imagine you’re in between reading an article on site / blog and suddenly a POP-US (a new window) appear telling you to win 100,000,000 free dollars
Most of these ads carry viruses, malware and other potential threats . In these kinds of situations one quickly becomes paranoid, hence the role of an ad blocker or anti-ad application .
Fortunately for us the developers have lightened the tasks by creating applications and extensions (addons) specially designed to block all banners and boring advertising programs on your smartphone (Android, iOS) or web browser as in a nightmare.
In this article, Osxtechtips presents to you the top of the best blockers for Android, iOS, Windows PC (10/8 / 8.1 // 7 / Vista / XP) and MacOs that are able to simplify your internet experienceNote : According to a statistic made by our big ones , over 20 million users have already downloaded fake ad blockers that are legitimate blocker clones in the Google Chrome extension store as shown in the screenshot below.
How to recognize a fake advertising blocker?
To know that an ad blocker is a fake, simply look at who is the author of the extension that interests you to identify it. This is the only way to recognize a fake ad blocker
Top Free Ad Blockers for Android, iOS, PC – Windows 10/8/7 and MacOS to Use In 2019
If you are using an Android or iPhone smartphone then here are the free ad blocker apps on Android with or without ROOT and iOS + Ad Blocker on Windows 10/8/7 and MacOS PCs
Adblock is a small extension that is added to different web browsers such as Google Chrome , Opera , Mozilla Firefox , Safari and Android , it is probably the benchmark of free ad blockers that I recommend to block all these unwanted ads that are made do it on the web.
Adblock is very powerful and effective. One of the biggest benefits is that there is no data collected by Adblock. Once its extension added in your browser it optimizes the speed of navigation.
With all the features of this extension on Chrome like for example: block ads for a single page, for the same domain, … Adblock deserves the first place for our ranking as the best ad blocker on PC – Windows 10/8/7 and Mac & Smartphone (Android).
It is effective against pop-ups, video ad blocks. It can block ads even on YouTube and Facebook . It is also possible to give links containing advertisements to block.
To configure Adblock on your browser, just add it and activate it . You can pause or disable it for any web page you want
If you’re looking for effective anti-pop-up software to detect and remove malware and adware, here’s what you need instead. What we could not do with Adblocker.
In addition, Adwcleaner is able to:
- Detect and delete PUP / LPIs (potentially unwanted programs)
- Delete toolbars (toolbar grafted to browser)
- Eliminate hijackers (hijacking the browser start page)
- Delete pop-ups
With over 50 million installations, this ad blocker is probably the extension to install
Adblock Plus is an effective extension, free and easy to use. You can try it on your Google Chromeweb browser , Opera, Safari , Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge from your Windows 10/8/7 PC or Mac and Android smartphone to block these annoying ads.
However, do not confuse Adblock with Adblock Plus , Adblock Plus is a good free ad blocker that allows minimal blocking compared to Adblock. If that’s what you just want then Adblock Plus is here.
AdGuard is ad blocking software customizable according to the needs of the user. It also blocks malicious websites, filters and removes ad ads and ad trackers (adware software).
Unfortunately AdGuard is only available in English and is only free for a period of 14 days, after which you must buy it.
There are several other free ad blocker apps on Android with or without ROOT, on iOS and on Windows 10/8/7 and MacOS. However those mentioned above are the most popular and known to all.
If you have other free ad blockers, please post it in comment to complete our list.