YouTube Adblock by Friendly

YouTube Adblock by Friendly

Block ads on YouTube. Auto skip video ads. Auto hide banner ads. Our Adblocker Skipper also blocks ads in embedded videos.

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What is YouTube Adblock by Friendly?

YouTube Adblock by Friendly is a user-friendly browser extension that enhances your YouTube viewing by blocking intrusive ads. It's not just limited to YouTube, it also works effectively on external sites, blocking ads in embedded YouTube videos. The extension also accelerates page load times. It operates silently in the background without any complex setup or configuration.

Version: 1.0.0 (Last updated: 2023-08-14)
Creation date: 2023-05-26
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
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Size: 145.41K
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URLs: Website
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Not available on Firefox
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From the makers of the trusted social and streaming ad blockers on iOS and Android—trusted by over 20 million users—comes 'YouTube Adblock by Friendly', a robust browser extension designed to improve your YouTube viewing experience by efficiently blocking all types of ads. As a brand known for our proficient ad-blocking capabilities, we've leveraged our experience to make YouTube even better, by removing unwanted ads from your viewing journey.

Be it annoying preroll ads, disruptive banner ads, or intrusive ad clips, 'YouTube Adblock by Friendly' is the ad blocker that's got you covered. Our ad blocker operates seamlessly, giving you uninterrupted content consumption on YouTube without distractions.

But it doesn't stop at YouTube's main site. Our Adblock extension also works wonders at blocking ads in embedded YouTube videos on external websites. Wherever you're watching YouTube content across the web, our ad block tool ensures it's an ad-free experience.

'YouTube Adblock by Friendly' is equipped with advanced content filtering technology. It utilizes ad-blocking filter lists to block ad-related URLs. This process doesn't just remove intrusive ads, it also speeds up page load times, giving you a smoother and more efficient browsing experience.

Why choose 'YouTube Adblock by Friendly'? Our ad-blocking extension is designed with the user in mind. Once installed, it operates quietly in the background, freeing you from complex configurations or setups. Install and instantly enjoy the ad-free YouTube experience we provide, coupled with faster page load times and a seamless, uninterrupted viewing experience.

Key Features:

Effective blocking of YouTube ads Efficient ad-blocking for embedded YouTube videos on external sites

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User reviews
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  • Blocks most YouTube ads
  • Believed to still provide ad revenue to content creators
  • Can bypass YouTube's ad blocker detection
  • Unable to immediately block or skip certain new ad types/format, particularly single image ads
  • Doesn't always auto-skip ads, causing a 'press skip button' screen to show
  • Some users experience lag or functionality issues with YouTube after installing the extension
Most mentioned
  • Blocks YouTube ads
  • Issues with new types of ads or 'press skip button'
  • Beneficial for content creators
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Risk impact

YouTube Adblock by Friendly is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install YouTube Adblock by Friendly if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

YouTube Adblock by Friendly has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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