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Forum topic by Marcus posted 05-13-2013 01:49 PM 1281 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Marcus

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05-13-2013 01:49 PM

Is everyone else seeing this, or do I have some sort of spyware on my work laptop? Keywords are highlighted all over the place that created annoying pop ups or links. I think you went a bit too far trying to get ad dollars here LumberJocks.com.


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#1 posted 05-13-2013 01:52 PM

It looks like the links went away when I signed it…im off my soap box now =)

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#2 posted 05-13-2013 01:56 PM

Yep, that happens if you aren’t signed in. When I login with my iPhone, I have to remember to re-login with my iPad upon next usage…and vice versa.

Glad you figured that out!

-- jay, www.allaboutastro.com

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#3 posted 05-13-2013 06:58 PM

If you are using Google chrome then just get the ad blocker plus app. It also works on FB and youtube.

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#4 posted 05-13-2013 07:21 PM

If you’re gonna use ad-blocking extensions, don’t forget that sites like LJ depend on ad revenue to keep the lights on, so while ad blocking stuff will keep these link ads from appearing, so do the rest of the unobtrusive ones. 0 ads = 0 revenue = 0 LJ’s. Just sayin…

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