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.
Adblock Plus vs uBlock Origin opinions
Allow acceptable ads by default, which is unfair to users hoping to block all ads.
Ublock doesn't have "acceptabe ads" by default, and seems to be more lightweight and full-featured
Does a good job blocking ads from displaying across Safari (OSX & iOS), Microsoft Edge (OSX & iOS), and Firefox (OSX only).
AdGuard is the best way to get rid of intrusive ads and online tracking, and to protect your computer from malware. Make your web surfing faster, safer and more comfortable with AdGuard!.
AdGuard vs uBlock Origin opinions
uses the same filter lists as uBlock Origin
It is the only one that blocked all ads.
Very friendly UI and desktop app for Windows offers whole-system ad blocking.
It can block all ads from all apps and browsers. I love it!
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...
Privacy Badger vs uBlock Origin opinions
it's from a non-profit company !
Point & click to forbid/allow any class of requests made by your browser. Use it to block scripts, iframes, ads, facebook, etc.
The repository has been archived and the development has been stopped. https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uMatrix-issues/issues/291
uMatrix vs uBlock Origin opinions
the high degree of specific control.
Blokada is the popular ad blocker and privacy app for Android and iOS. It's being supported and actively developed by the amazing open source community.
Blokada vs uBlock Origin opinions
It's free and also blocks ads within apps.
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.
Ghostery vs uBlock Origin opinions
Ghostery blocks trackers, not ads
Ghostery tells you when a website is requesting private information (and offers to block the request). uBlock prevents advertisements from loading.
Some overlap, but Ghostery is focused more on privacy and uBlock more on usability
It blocks trackers like uBlock Origin does
Doesn't block ads. Protect privacy.
An ad blocker that uses the hosts file. The hosts file contains a list of mappings between hostnames and IP addresses. When an app requests an ad, that request is directed to 127.0.0.1 which does nothing.
AdAway vs uBlock Origin opinions
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.
NextDNS vs uBlock Origin opinions
System wide ad blocking using DNS resolution. Doesn’t VPN tunnel. Great configuration options
We built AdBlock to provide a worry-free and distraction-free Internet experience for everyone. It is used by tens of millions of users worldwide on all major browsers in more than 30 languages. Created by Michael Gundlach in 2009, AdBlock is now one of the most popular browser...
AdBlock vs uBlock Origin opinions
No problems with AdBlock during using in Google Chrome unlike ublock.