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Ethical design violations

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After Better

Summary of site performance statistics (before & after Better)

Requests: 208 requests 115 requests 45%
Weight: 2.43 MB 1.91 MB 21%
Speed: 40.56 seconds 26.08 seconds 36%

Statistics by Better Inspector based on the page as on Saturday, November 10th 2018


Improve post-blockling experience

Clean up space left over after blocking behavioural advertising.

- trigger:
  - url-filter:
  - load-type: first-party
- action:
  - selector: .js-ad-slot, .ad-slot, .ad-slot--dfp, .ad-slot--container-inline, .ad-slot--mostpop, .ad-slot--mpu-banner-ad, .ad-slot--right
  - type: css-display-none

About Better

Better is a Safari content blocker for iPhone, iPad, and Mac. It protects you from trackers and malvertising by enforcing the principles of Ethical Design.

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