That Stopobter Ad

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That Stopobter Ad

Postby TailWindHome » Wed Oct 02, 2013 16:14 pm

Whoa that's annoying!
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby arran77 » Wed Oct 02, 2013 16:23 pm

TailWindHome wrote:Whoa that's annoying!


Oohhh, that's a new one on me :wink:

How exciting, some variety, I'm still stuck with a £3.75 pizza :roll:
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Jonny_Trousers » Wed Oct 02, 2013 17:32 pm

Agreed! All of these ads that follow you up and down the page are incredibly annoying.

I hear road.cc are going to revamp their site soon. If they made their forums more user friendly, ads like the ones mentioned above could drive members away from this place.

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby arran77 » Wed Oct 02, 2013 20:15 pm

Brilliant, Bupa Healthcare now :roll:
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby nicklouse » Wed Oct 02, 2013 21:38 pm

guys get some screen shots.

still not seen an advert on the iPad.
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby arran77 » Thu Oct 03, 2013 08:21 am

nicklouse wrote:guys get some screen shots.

still not seen an advert on the iPad.


Here you go, not sure a picture really shows the full effect though but you get the idea, the stuff at the side follows you down the screen and makes it jump all over the show.

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Already had the same from Bupa and Holiday Inn this morning :evil:

This is on a PC with 'that' software installed!

On the iPad the screen becomes so small it's almost unusable :roll:
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby arran77 » Thu Oct 03, 2013 10:24 am

Pepperoni pizza again now :wink:

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Jonny_Trousers » Thu Oct 03, 2013 17:32 pm

Really frustrating the way they slow up the loading of the page too. You have your eyes focussed on where you want to click, your cursor poised and then the stupid page shifts down a few inches to accommodate the ad.

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Briggo » Thu Oct 03, 2013 17:42 pm

Quite, the ads are bloody irritating when viewing through Windows when you start scrolling down the ads finally catch up and load up readjusting the page and thus move the page to resize making your scrolling a wasted effort.

Get rid of these giant ads!

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Greg66 Tri v2.0 » Tue Oct 08, 2013 10:43 am

TailWindHome wrote:Whoa that's annoying!


Is that the one that presents a giant pop up that coves virtually all of the open broswer window.

Yes, that's the worst so far. I thought I'd been hit by some malicious code, it's so bad.
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Jeff Jones » Wed Oct 09, 2013 16:37 pm

I think they're designed to work that way to make you take notice/click

I'll pass this onto the ads team
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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Jonny_Trousers » Wed Oct 09, 2013 18:56 pm

Jeff Jones wrote:I think they're designed to work that way to make you take notice/click

I'll pass this onto the ads team


Sure, but you've got to balance the increased revenue you make through selling such invasive advertising opportunities and the number of members they drive away. I'm spending a lot less time here because of them.

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby IShotYou » Sat Oct 12, 2013 13:26 pm

Yeah, the build of the website with these adverts is terrible.

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Ouija » Sat Oct 12, 2013 15:23 pm

Never seen an ad on this site yet. The usual precautions of running advertisement blocking software and no scripting tool gets rid of just about all ads on every site (especially if you don't allow any scripts from any site with "google" in it).

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Re: That Stopobter Ad

Postby Navrig » Wed Oct 16, 2013 21:33 pm

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