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Privacy Badger Alternatives

Privacy Badger is described as 'browser-add on tool that analyzes sites to detect and disallow content that tracks you in an objectionable, non-consensual manner' and is a very popular Ad Blocker in the web browsers category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Privacy Badger for a variety of platforms, including Google Chrome, Firefox, Mac, Windows and iPhone. The best alternative is uBlock Origin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Privacy Badger are Adblock Plus, Ghostery, uMatrix and ClearURLs.

Privacy Badger alternatives are mainly Ad Blockers but may also be Privacy Tools or Firewalls. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Privacy Badger.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Online
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Google Chrome
  • Opera
  • Firefox

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  1. uBlock Origin icon

    uBlock Origin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Pale Moon
    • Thunderbird
    • Opera
    • Chromium
    • Firefox
    • Node.JS

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

    ⚫︎ LightweightuBlock Origin consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableuBlock Origin is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focuseduBlock Origin is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersuBlock Origin has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeuBlock Origin supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Almost everyone thinks uBlock Origin is a great alternative to Privacy Badger.

    Custom filter, more options.

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    AdBlock Plus sells data or goes hand-in-glove with ad-companies. uBlock Origin has stayed on a right path for long time.

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  2. Adblock Plus icon

    Adblock Plus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Internet Explorer
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    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.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeAdblock Plus doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ No TrackingAdblock Plus will not track or use your personal data.
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    Adblock does not stop trackers...

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    Nopossibility to block trackers

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  3. Ghostery icon

    Ghostery

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

    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.

    ⚫︎ Block TrackersGhostery has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ No TrackingGhostery will not track or use your personal data.
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    Overview, customization and description

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    ghostery offers advanced settings in which even less advanced users can easily stop tracking. Even the default mode is almost good... but still I prefer the block everything so I can enjoy the net as it is meant to be: free.

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  4. Point & click to forbid/allow any class of requests made by your browser. Use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc.

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    Discontinued

    The repository has been archived and the development has been stopped. https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uMatrix-issues/issues/291

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  5. ClearURLs icon

    ClearURLs

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

    This extension will automatically remove tracking elements from URLs to help protect your privacy when browse through the Internet.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedClearURLs is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersClearURLs has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
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  6. SponsorBlock icon

    SponsorBlock

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    SponsorBlock is an open-source crowdsourced browser extension and open API for skipping sponsor segments in YouTube videos.

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    Disconnect

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    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.

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

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Privacy Possum makes tracking you less profitable. Companies gobble up data about you to create an asymmetry of information that they leverage for profit in ever expanding ways. Their profit comes from your informational disadvantage.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedPrivacy Possum is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersPrivacy Possum has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ No TrackingPrivacy Possum will not track or use your personal data.
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    Privacy Possum For Firefox
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    The browser fingerprint will change each time the browser is fingerprinted. The fingerprint result is also a spoiled fingerprint, so that it is not worth it anymore to track you based on the uniqueness of your browser.

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  9. Privoxy icon

    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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    Wipr

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Safari

    Content blocker for Safari and iOS 9.

    ⚫︎ Block TrackersWipr has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
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