How To Remove Advertising From Your Online Life

YVL_5020.1366x2048

Here’s my formula for removing advertising from your life online:

Step 1: Use The Right Browser And Plugins

Block advertising on your browser: Use Firefox with these plugins: AdBlock Edge, Stylish and Disconnect.These plugins make web browsing tolerable. Go ahead, and block the tiny advertisement on this site (upper right corner), please!

Step 2: Use The Usenet

Find your all your media on the Usenet.

Step 3: Search With Advertising

For a search engine, use StartPage or DuckDuckGo because they do not track your searches, and they have limited advertising (which can be blocked with AdBlock Edge). I use StartPage because it removes all identifying information from your query and submits it anonymously to Google.

Bonus Step:

That’s it. But you could read our Guide to Being Private Online

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>