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    Shelblock Alternatives

    Shelblock is described as 'extension that allows you to disable tracking, block unwanted ads and protects you from malware' and is a Ad Blocker in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Shelblock for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Google Chrome, Windows, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is uBlock Origin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Shelblock are Adblock Plus (Free, Open Source), Privacy Badger (Free, Open Source), AdGuard (Freemium, Open Source) and uMatrix (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 10, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      FoolDNS is a DNS service to protect user privacy. It blocks advertising from services that use it to track the user without authorization.
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    1. Content blocker for iOS and OS X.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Extremely easy to set up, Refine gives the power of content blocking to users. With a few clicks, you will easily block all ads on Safari, significantly speed up your browsing experience, and save data.
    2. 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.
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    3. The problem with other ad-blockers for Safari is that they are implemented as awful hacks: as an InputManager and/or ApplicationEnhancer. This compromises the stability of Safari and very often create problems when Apple releases a new version of Safari.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.6.6, released in September 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    4. Proximodo is a loopback proxy server, seemingly a fork of proxomitron though likely abandonware. Unlike Proxomitron its developer is not existentially challenged. Additionally Proximodo can use Proxomitron filters. Unfortunately it does not support SSL connections.
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    5. Quero AdBlock IE XML is an InPrivate Filtering XML-based Ad Blocker for Internet Explorer 8 and Quero AdBlock IE TPL is an ad blocking Tracking Protection List (TPL) for Internet Explorer 9. Both are based on the Adblock Plus EasyList.
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    6. Fast and memory efficient content blocking Chrome extension - helps you hide ads, avoid tracking, load pages faster, fight procrastination. Detailed stats - requests count, size etc.

      Video guide: Video guide: https://youtu.be/tBj7Bk0KVd4.
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    7. 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.
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    8. Content blocker for Safari and iOS 9.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available and the app is no longer updated. Last version, 1.0, released in September 2015, can be still downloaded from the Appstore.

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