How To Remove Advertising From Your Online Life


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

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