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DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials Alternatives

DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials is described as 'Privacy, simplified. Our add-on provides the privacy essentials you need to seamlessly take control of your personal information, no matter where the internet takes you: tracker blocking, smarter encryption, DuckDuckGo private search, and more' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials for a variety of platforms, including Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Online / Web-based and Microsoft Edge. The best alternative is uBlock Origin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials are Privacy Badger, Ghostery, Disconnect and PrivacySpy.

DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials alternatives are mainly Ad Blockers but may also be Privacy Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials.
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  • Mac
  • Windows
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  • Google Chrome
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  1. uBlock Origin icon

    uBlock Origin

    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Pale Moon
    • Thunderbird
    • Opera
    • Node.JS
    • Chromium
    • Firefox
    99 alternatives to uBlock Origin 

    An efficient blocker for Chromium and Firefox. Fast and lean.

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    1.  LightweightuBlock Origin consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Privacy focuseduBlock Origin is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  Block TrackersuBlock Origin has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    4.  Dark ModeuBlock Origin supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  2. Privacy Badger icon

    Privacy Badger

    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox
    56 alternatives to 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...

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    1.  Block TrackersPrivacy Badger has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    2.  Dark ModePrivacy Badger supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Privacy Badger without registration.
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  3. Ghostery icon

    Ghostery

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox
    68 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Block TrackersGhostery has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    2.  No TrackingGhostery will not track you or use your personal data.
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    Disconnect

    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Opera
    • Firefox
    66 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Block TrackersDisconnect has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    2.  No TrackingDisconnect will not track you or use your personal data.
    3.  Privacy focusedDisconnect is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    PrivacySpy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    15 alternatives to PrivacySpy 

    PrivacySpy rates, highlights, and monitors privacy policies. Understand how your data is being used.

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    1.  Privacy focusedPrivacySpy is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    • CSS Exfil Protection icon

      CSS Exfil Protection

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      50 alternatives to CSS Exfil Protection 

      Guard your browser against CSS Exfil attacks!

      CSS Exfil is a method attackers can use to steal data from web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). This plugin sanitizes and blocks any CSS rules which may be designed to steal data.

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      Request Blocker

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Firefox
      50 alternatives to Request Blocker 

      Block requests with URL match patterns.

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      OptMeowt

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      53 alternatives to OptMeowt 

      OptMewot sends Do Not Sell signals to all domains a user visits when browsing the web. Such signals must be respected for California consumers per the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), Regs Section 999.315(d).

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      1.  Privacy focusedOptMeowt is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    • Qwant VIPrivacy icon

      Qwant VIPrivacy

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Firefox
      • Google Chrome
      • Microsoft Edge
      4 alternatives to Qwant VIPrivacy 

      Qwant VIPrivacy sets Qwant as your default search engine, blocks trackers for you to protect your personal data while you browse.

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      Big Tech Detective

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      52 alternatives to Big Tech Detective 

      As you browse the internet, Big Tech Detective will alert you if the website you are on is exchanging data with Big Tech by identifying and measuring connections to internet protocol (IP) addresses owned by Amazon, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft.

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      1.  Block TrackersBig Tech Detective has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
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