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Better Pop Up Blocker Alternatives for Linux

There are many alternatives to Better Pop Up Blocker for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is NoScript, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Better Pop Up Blocker and 17 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Better Pop Up Blocker are NextDNS, Unified hosts file with base extensions, Privoxy and GNU LibreJS.

Better Pop Up Blocker alternatives are mainly Ad Blockers but may also be DNS Resolvers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Better Pop Up Blocker.
This page was last updated Jul 3, 2022
  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Google Chrome

Better Pop Up Blocker improves the default pop up blockers for Google Chrome and Apple Safari by blocking pop up windows...

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  1. NoScript

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Google Chrome
    • SeaMonkey
    • Firefox

    The NoScript Firefox extension provides extra protection for Firefox, Seamonkey and other mozilla-based browsers: this free, open source add-on allows JavaScript, Java, Flash and other plugins to be executed only by trusted web sites of your choice (e.g. your online bank).

  2. NextDNS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • UC Browser
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    NextDNS protects you from all kinds of security threats, blocks ads and trackers on websites and in apps and provides a safe and supervised Internet for kids — on all devices and on all networks.



  3. Unified hosts file with base extensions

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

     Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

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  4. Privoxy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.

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  5. GNU LibreJS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • GNU IceCat
    • Firefox

    GNU LibreJS is a free add-on for GNU IceCat and other Mozilla-based browsers. It blocks nonfree nontrivial JavaScript while allowing JavaScript that is free and/or trivial.



  6. Popup Blocker (strict)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Popup Blocker (strict) is a lightweight extension to prevent websites from opening popups. The extension pauses all sort of window opening requests for user attention. You can either accept or deny a request. Multiple unique requests are shown in an array.

  7. Polipo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server). Polipo can be used in place of ad-filtering, privacy-enhancing proxies such as Junkbuster, Privoxy or WWWOFFLE.

    Discontinued

    From the official website, "Polipo is obsolete. When it was first written, Polipo was probably the best HTTP proxy available. Since then, the web protocols have changed, and Polipo hasn't kept up — it has no support for HTTP/2.0 or the WebSocket protocol. Polipo will no longer be maintained."

  8. Stands

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Change the way you experience the web and stand up for what you believe in: Block ads and online trackers for much cleaner and private browsing. Let just a few ads appear on every site - and the ads will also sponsor the charity you choose to support.

  9. ZenMate Web Firewall

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Our Web Firewall is a security solution that blocks malware, trackers & security threats, plus free Ad Blocker against Malvertising!

    Discontinued

    this software no longer exists

  10. Webmail Ad Blocker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Block ads on the right side of the screen when using Gmail, Yahoo Mail, Hotmail and Outlook.com which expand your message space

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