Adblock Plus Alternatives for Linux

Popular Alternatives to Adblock Plus for Linux. Explore 25+ Linux apps like Adblock Plus, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to - among other things - block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware. If your looking for more info about Adblock Plus like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 10/22/2018 7:23:00 AM

Alternatives to Adblock Plus for Linux with any license

  • uBlock Origin

    A wide-spectrum efficient blocker. Which block ads, trackers and malware sites. Supports Chromium, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Thunderbird. Fast and lean, and as of 2017 still being actively improved. Forked from uBlock More than 12 million users. Including 3.8+ millions users on Firefox and 8.

    • Uses less resources than Adblock Plus, and it's more customizable. Buster_BlueNov 2016 • 16 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open Source, faster, better, no ads, built in C++. Guest • Apr 2016 • 10 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Easy on memory and CPU, uses the same lists of AdBlock+ and others, does not allow "acceptables ads" Guest • Jun 2016 • 10 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Preferred by many: lighter, quicker, does a great job. Outperforms adb+ Guest • Mar 2017 • 6 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's point and click to block a part of webpage is awesome. After clicking a panel opens which describes the clicked part better than best browsers built in "Inspect Element" option. DeviatedMay 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • More efficient, faster, less use of memory. Guest • Nov 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Much lighter, and somehow more effective! Long time-user of ABP, very happy to change to uBlock Origin kelzebubJan 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Microsoft Edge Vivaldi Browser ... Chrome Safari Pale Moon Opera Chromium Firefox

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  • Privacy Badger

    Privacy Badger is a browser-add on tool that analyzes sites to detect and disallow content that tracks you in an objectionable, non-consensual manner. When you visit websites, your copy of Privacy Badger keeps note of the "third party" domains that embed images, scripts and advertising in the pages you visit.

    • Open Source, don't use lists but an algorithm, developed by EFF Guest • Jun 2016 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome Firefox

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  • Ghostery

    Ghostery sees the invisible web - tags, web bugs, pixels and beacons. Ghostery tracks the trackers and gives you a roll-call of the ad networks, behavioral data providers, web publishers, and other companies interested in your activity. After showing you who's tracking you, Ghostery also gives you a chance to learn more about each company it identifies. How they describe themselves, a link to their privacy policies, and a sampling of pages where we've found them are just a click away.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad Microsoft Edge Vivaldi Browser Chrome Safari Yandex.Browser Opera Firefox

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  • uMatrix

    Point & click to forbid/allow any class of requests made by your browser. Use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc. uMatrix: A point-and-click matrix-based firewall, with many privacy-enhancing tools. uMatrix put you in full control of where your browser is allowed to connect, what type of data it is allowed to download, and what it is allowed to execute. Nobody else decides for you: You choose. You are in full control of your privacy.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome Opera ... Chromium Firefox

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  • uBlock

    Enjoy a faster, cleaner web. uBlock enhances your browsing experience, efficiently blocking any clutter and overhead disturbing your experience. Built for performance, uBlock is also potent and effective — from built-in ad-blocking and privacy-protection filter lists and the ability to add your own to advanced Dynamic Filtering.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, v0.9.5.2, released in June 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Chrome OS ... Chrome Safari Opera Chromium Firefox

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  • Disconnect

    Disconnect was founded in 2011 by former Google engineers and a consumer- and privacy-rights attorney. We develop award-winning, user-friendly privacy and security software in San Francisco, California. Disconnect exists to help solve an important social issue and our founding principles are reflected in the way we run the company. We’re proud to be a Certified B Corp and honored to be named one of the best places to work in the B corp community.

    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Chrome ... Safari Opera Firefox

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  • Bluhell Firewall

    Lightweight Ad-Blocker and Privacy Protector for Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird. All we know the availability of popular AdBlockers lying around... but frankly, these are too bloated with several features and options which most of us don't use beyond the defaults. So, this extension was made for those of us who don't care about all that stuff but does about just getting rid of all the nasty resources being loaded by websites.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Thunderbird ... Firefox

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  • Privoxy

    Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling access, and removing ads and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and tastes. It has application for both stand-alone systems and multi-user networks.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Pi-hole

    Block ads for all your devices without the need to install client-side software. The Pi-hole blocks ads at the DNS-level, so all your devices are protected.

    Free Open Source Linux Self-Hosted CentOS Fedora Ubuntu ... Debian Raspbian Raspberry Pi

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  • Kill Evil

    Kill Evil is a Chrome extension that mercilessly removes or disables the following annoyances on all pages (except those you whitelist): - oncontextmenu (disabled right-click) - window.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome

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  • Adblock Fast

    Just as webpages grew bloated with ads, so too have ad blockers grown bloated with little-used filtering rules and features that sap their would-be speed and hog your computer or device’s disk space, CPU cycles, and memory. Adblock Fast runs a mere 7 optimized filtering rules to accelerate pages 8x more but consume 6x less system resources than other ad blockers do.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad ... Chrome Safari Opera

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  • Better Pop Up Blocker

    Better Pop Up Blocker improves the default pop up blockers for Google Chrome and Apple Safari by blocking pop up windows opened by javascript, & other annoyances like alert, prompt, and confirm boxes. These popups often occur when you simply click on what looks like blank space or text that shouldn't do anything, let alone annoy you with a pop up window.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome

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  • Bad Ad Johnny

    An ad-blocker with a personality – Bad Ad Johnny – stops annoying ads, fights malware & dodges trackers. Taken from Chrome store > I am best at: Stopping Ads Fighting Malware Dodging Trackers Speeding up your browsing I DO NOT believe in acceptable ads. I DO NOT shake hands with publishers under the table and let some ads slide.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Chrome OS ... Chrome Chrome Web Store

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  • Facebook AdBlock for Chrome

    Facebook AdBlock for Chrome enhances your user experience. Your Facebook user experience is not interrupted by companies trying to sell you things or make you install useless games. Users using the Facebook AdBlock extension are saving more than 30% of their time during surfing over the Facebook. Begin saving your time as well - take all ads out of your Facebook!

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome Yandex.Browser

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  • Yes popups

    Firefox extension that enables you to handle super-aggresive anti-popup settings . Yes popups is a Firefox extension that quickly toggles the most restrictive anti-popup options on and off : to toggle popups on/off, either click on the icon or press CTRL+SHIFT+Q.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Firefox

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  • Karma Blocker

    Karma Blocker is a lightweight ad blocker which is directed towards the more technically advanced users and gives great flexibility to block elements with its custom rules. It uses a Karma (or score) based weighting of objects, similar to popular spam filtering solutions like SpamAssasin.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Firefox

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  • CatBlock

    In 2014, Michael Gundlach (the creator of the AdBlock extension) discontinued his pay-monthly "CatBlock" extension, that let users replace ads online with cats (or any other image from Flickr). As he open-sourced the code, a few contributors to the project decided to fork the code and continue maintenance of the extension.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Microsoft Edge Chrome ... Safari Opera Opera Next

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  • Domain Whitelist

    Ultimate blocker which says no to every network packet until you explicitly allow it. By default Domain Whitelist blocks everything. Everything, really. It's up to you to build your very customized whitelist of domains you trust. Everything else is blocked and well kept out of your browser. It's AdBlock the other way around, completely. - Hide ads - by blocking advertisement domains you're free of the most of those pervasive ads.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

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  • NoAds

    NoAds is an adblocking extension for the Opera web browser. Features: -- Blocking scripts from other domains that are 99% of cases are advertising. -- Blocking of page elements, including text ads. -- Import subscriptions AdBlock Plus EHH. -- Helper mode for Opera's "Content blocker". Easy blocking iframes and scripts. -- Enable/disable blocking with the "quick button" in the right bottom corner of a page.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Opera

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  • Adblock Cyceam

    Earn extra money while browsing online! Get rid of ads, and optionally tip your favorite sites. • Earn extra money while browsing online! • Get rid of ads, malware and trackers! • Optionally tip your favorite sites! Cyceam removes ads except ones which pay you to see them. You can also select to browse totally ad-free. Cyceam efficiently removes malware, pop-ups and trackers as well, to speed up your browsing and protect your privacy.

    • Discontinued No recent updates and website is down.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android Chrome ... Opera Chromium Firefox

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