Wordpress (wp.com)

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Ethical design violations

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Decentralised alternatives

Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the Ethical Design Manifesto:

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WP.com serves legitimate content for WordPress sites hosted at wordpress.com along with pixel tracking and statistics scripts. We block the latter.

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High: found on 1.9% of surveyed sites (138 instances observed).


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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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