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Forum topic by BigDaddyO posted 03-17-2014 05:28 PM 654 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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BigDaddyO

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03-17-2014 05:28 PM

I have always had the adblock plus add-on for my browser so I don’t see most ad’s.
I have recently started working on YouTube and setting up my own videos and website so i’m more familiar with advertisement and payments.

Because of this, i have been disabling the AdBlock Plus for those sites I frequent the most but with this site, i must say, i have to leave it on. There are so many ad’s that show up it feels like I’m running on dial-up.
I have FIOS at home and crazy fast speed at work and if I allow ad’s to display I spend more time waiting for each projects page to load the advertisements than I do actually looking at it.

-- www.bigdaddyoworkshop.com


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Manitario

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#1 posted 03-17-2014 07:33 PM

yeah, LJ’s has been terribly slow since they changed their ad format a month ago

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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fatandy2003

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#2 posted 03-17-2014 07:55 PM

I kept reading about this magical “adblock plus”. Well, I just figured I’d give it a try and LJ’s went from >20 seconds to load each page down to <2 seconds per page. Thanks for the tip!

-- -- Andy, “Those who expect to reap the blessings of liberty must undergo the fatigues of supporting it” - Thomas Paine

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Cricket

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#3 posted 03-17-2014 07:55 PM

I am very sorry for the issue many of you are facing. It has been reported and they are working on it. Thank you for your patience. I know it is a pain to deal with.

-- "Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it, not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours."

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Grumpymike

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#4 posted 03-17-2014 08:00 PM

I read your post three times and I still don’t see your point …
Adds pay for a lot of sites, but we still are irked by their intrusive presents.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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BigDaddyO

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#5 posted 03-17-2014 08:18 PM

my point is, on other sites i frequent, Sawmill creek, bushcraftusa, etc. I have disabled AdBlock Plus so those pages I enjoy will get their ad revenue. I wanted to do it with this page but something is very wrong with whatever they have setup. I put this in the Feedback forum, just as that. Feedback, not to get more people to block their ad’s

-- www.bigdaddyoworkshop.com

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