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Forum topic by Tugboater78 posted 308 days ago 520 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Tugboater78

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308 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: question

noticed my recent blog entry and my tagline have words being linked to various ads…

-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - " nothing changed me like the first shnick from a well sharpened, decent hand plane"


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theoldfart

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#1 posted 308 days ago

Justin, same here. I assumed some sort of malicious software at work.

-- "Aged flatus, I heard that some one has already blown out your mortise." THE Surgeon ……………………………………. Kevin

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FaTToaD

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#2 posted 307 days ago

I too recently noticed some adds appearing over project pictures.

-- David

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UncannyValleyWoods

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#3 posted 307 days ago

Download firefox.
Download Add-block plus (add on)
Download ghostery (add on)

Say farewell to advertisements from now on.

-- http://www.etsy.com/shop/UncannyValleyWoods

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FaTToaD

379 posts in 1772 days


#4 posted 307 days ago

That’s the funny thing, I’m already running Ad-Block Plus and Ghostery. I even doubled-check to make sure Ghostery was blocking all trackers and that Ad-Block Plus was up to date. I haven’t seen any ads in the last half hour of browsing LJ’s so who knows.

-- David

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#5 posted 307 days ago

None here. Maybe I’m just lucky ;-) Knock on wood!! (Pun intended.)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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JoeinGa

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#6 posted 307 days ago

the ONLY time I see some key words in blue (which means they’re clickable links) is when I’m not signed in. Check the top-right corner of the page and make sure you see your picture and not the words “sign in”

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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