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only time i ever see ads on youtube are when i'm on my phone sitting on the can..

everyone just wants to sip on the money teet of all the consumers these days. I swear monthly fees for everything...

 

I think it's just an attempt to reduce the number of people using ad blockers. It's not going to work on me though.

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I usually don't mind ads if they non-intrusive, so the majority of Youtube ones don't bother me. Though, I do tend to block the majority of ads since it seems even well known sites wind up with malware ads at times or those annoying redirect ones mad.gif (this has actually one time occurred several months back here on this site).

Though, by what this article is stating it seems some companies are not sure if they want to join in on the revenue or have revenue generated from their products on Youtube Red. So to cover their butts Youtube just going to block the upload of that content. Seriously, what up with some of these companies? I mean more revenue and plus free advertisement of your games or products! Heck, I have no doubt more people watch Youtube than even their local TV shows now. tongue.gif

Hell, I have not watch TV in over six to seven years now. Streaming provides way more content to watch and see no matter where I am at. (way cheaper too)
     
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Might be getting a little off topic, but why do people hate ads on YouTube!? You do realize for TV you get 4 minutes of ads for every 15 minute block. With YouTube the worst you get is 15 seconds, and if there are no mid roll ads, that is for 45 minutes. Also pretty sure you cannot place an ad within 10 minutes of the last. I was messing around with that setting and there was a minimum limit between and a maximum for different length videos.

Basically I consider cable/satellite TV a dead medium.
With DVR I get 0 ads (because I always buffer when I watch), but I would rather stream everything on-demand across the web (with no ads).

I also skip ahead five minutes any time a podcast host starts talking about sponsors.
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Basically I consider cable/satellite TV a dead medium.
With DVR I get 0 ads (because I always buffer when I watch), but I would rather stream everything on-demand across the web (with no ads).

I also skip ahead five minutes any time a podcast host starts talking about sponsors.

 

Exactly. Back before the DVR, I would mute the volume during the commercial breaks. If I left the room, then I'd just turn the volume down just far enough that I could hear when the commercial break was over but not so loud that the commercials were invading my thoughts.

 

So, that's just it: I block ads because I don't want them causing me to think of things that I otherwise would not be thinking!!! It's kind of like when I go to a store like a grocery store and they're playing music that I don't like. It's [censored] annoying!!

 

When I'm driving, I even do my best to ignore billboards. I just hate unwanted crap invading my thoughts. If anyone has a problem with that, then well...... that's too bad. lol


Edited by TwoCables - 10/26/15 at 4:02pm
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No big loss if any videos on youtube are behind a paywall. I will always block Ads every chance i get, if it's a tv show i will just find it online to watch Ad free. TV networks only have themselves to blame for it. When you air crap like https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_SwD7RveNE , don't be surprised people quit watching live tv.
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That's not how the Red works. You can choose to subscribe for a cost to your favorite channels to not get any ads ever.
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You might end up getting a 5 second ad skip

If that's the case i'l continue not getting an ad that forces you to click skip after 5 seconds (or watch for 30 seconds) on that site.. without paying
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After reminding myself that they're including other benefits with this YouTube Red membership, it's becoming a little clearer to me that maybe I was right; maybe they really are trying to help put an end someday to ad blockers. "Here you go! Give us money each month and we'll give you an ad-free experience plus all these other cool benefits! Now you don't need to block ads on YouTube anymore!"

 

Uh. Yeah. Not for me.

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That's not how the Red works. You can choose to subscribe for a cost to your favorite channels to not get any ads ever.
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You might end up getting a 5 second ad skip

If that's the case i'l continue not getting an ad that forces you to click skip after 5 seconds (or watch for 30 seconds) on that site.. without paying
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After reminding myself that they're including other benefits with this YouTube Red membership, it's becoming a little clearer to me that maybe I was right; maybe they really are trying to help put an end someday to ad blockers. "Here you go! Give us money each month and we'll give you an ad-free experience plus all these other cool benefits! Now you don't need to block ads on YouTube anymore!"

Uh. Yeah. Not for me.
But part of it does go to support the channel. I am not subscribed to anyone on Twitch, but if you sub, do you get ads there?
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Quite a few of the channels I watch say they don't mind it at all. A couple say just buy a shirt or something to balance it out.
That's not how the Red works. You can choose to subscribe for a cost to your favorite channels to not get any ads ever. You can still choose to watch the videos if you want. You might end up getting a 5 second ad skip.
Monopolization? lol Yeah, that about says it all. I'll just continue being a low-down dirty piece of scum who blocks 100% of advertising on the internet. That means that when I'm on YouTube, my viewing experience is always 100% ad-free.

Might be getting a little off topic, but why do people hate ads on YouTube!? You do realize for TV you get 4 minutes of ads for every 15 minute block. With YouTube the worst you get is 15 seconds, and if there are no mid roll ads, that is for 45 minutes. Also pretty sure you cannot place an ad within 10 minutes of the last. I was messing around with that setting and there was a minimum limit between and a maximum for different length videos.
I cannot believe this is even a question. Because it completely interrupts the flow of what you are watching? I don't care how the tv does it, it annoyed the living hell out of me back when i watched tv as well.
I don't mind having an add before something begins but i will NEVER accept something in between which completely ruins the mood.
Btw your minimum is either wrong or there are additional adds in some videos the youtuber gets no rule over. I am looking at a video here of 28 minutes that has no less than 7 adds.
going further i see 10 -15 minute adds,

i crapped myself laughing when i saw the length and hit skip
i also left tv over 10 years ago, no dvr, no nothing

same reason, 30 min shows are in reality 12-15 min....
i do not mind ads, small outta the way ads, youtube used to be like this.

heck the internet used to be like this. now they pop up and DEMAND your attention, or the stupid hyperlinks on words, or the we will block you till you watch this ..... this does not even get into the fact that the people who provide the adds dont even properly check the ad, how many people get viruses/malware/ect from ads daily Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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Quite a few of the channels I watch say they don't mind it at all. A couple say just buy a shirt or something to balance it out.

That's not how the Red works. You can choose to subscribe for a cost to your favorite channels to not get any ads ever. You can still choose to watch the videos if you want. You might end up getting a 5 second ad skip.

Monopolization? lol Yeah, that about says it all. I'll just continue being a low-down dirty piece of scum who blocks 100% of advertising on the internet. That means that when I'm on YouTube, my viewing experience is always 100% ad-free.


Might be getting a little off topic, but why do people hate ads on YouTube!? You do realize for TV you get 4 minutes of ads for every 15 minute block. With YouTube the worst you get is 15 seconds, and if there are no mid roll ads, that is for 45 minutes. Also pretty sure you cannot place an ad within 10 minutes of the last. I was messing around with that setting and there was a minimum limit between and a maximum for different length videos.
My reason for blocking ads isn't to block YouTube ads. They're blocked because I'm blocking all ads.
as am i for the above reasons, when they properly vet the ads, and keep them not blocking me, ill think about changing, also going further 10$ ! they were not making 5cents before why would i pay 120 a year for this crap
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Basically I consider cable/satellite TV a dead medium.

With DVR I get 0 ads (because I always buffer when I watch), but I would rather stream everything on-demand across the web (with no ads).


I also skip ahead five minutes any time a podcast host starts talking about sponsors.

Exactly. Back before the DVR, I would mute the volume during the commercial breaks. If I left the room, then I'd just turn the volume down just far enough that I could hear when the commercial break was over but not so loud that the commercials were invading my thoughts.

So, that's just it: I block ads because I don't want them causing me to think of things that I otherwise would not be thinking!!! It's kind of like when I go to a store like a grocery store and they're playing music that I don't like. It's [censored] annoying!!

When I'm driving, I even do my best to ignore billboards. I just hate unwanted crap invading my thoughts. If anyone has a problem with that, then well...... that's too bad. lol

again more truth, i get that people want to make money, but there is better ways imo. we ( humans) lived for thousands/millions ( depending on your beliefs ) without them just fine, i mean now you can not turn on your kettle without the ability of anyone to know who wants to put in a "back door"

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That's not how the Red works. You can choose to subscribe for a cost to your favorite channels to not get any ads ever.
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You might end up getting a 5 second ad skip

If that's the case i'l continue not getting an ad that forces you to click skip after 5 seconds (or watch for 30 seconds) on that site.. without paying

this exactly ! i remember when youtube had no ads besides to the left of the video !
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Razer Lachesis 
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FX 6100 Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 XFX 7770 Core Edition Samsung 1600 2x4 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 1600 2x4 Unknown as of now  Piorneer BDR-208DBK Swiftech H220  
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Windows 8  Samsung 60" 120hz 3d LED TV Unknown Seasonic x750 
CaseMouseAudio
Cooler Master Storm Stryker Unknown Pioneer 5.1 
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AMD FX-8350 Gigabyte 990FXA-UD7 R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  
GraphicsGraphicsRAMHard Drive
R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  F3-2400C10D-16GTX  OCZ Agility 3 120GB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Agility 3 120GB  Seagate Barracuda 1TB  Segate Barracuda 3TB Rosewill RCR-IM5001 USB2.0 75 in 1 internal Car... 
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Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-ray Writer Swiftech H20-220 EDGE HD Liquid Cooling Kit Swiftech Komodo 7970 Swiftech MCP-35X2 
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Swiftech MCP35X2 Heat Sink Swiftech MCP35X Reservoir Swiftech Komodo 7970 Swiftech Komodo 7970 
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Alphacool 240mm XT45 Alphacool 120mm XT45 Alphacool 120mm UT60 FrozenQ PC Mods UV Meteor Light Limited Edition... 
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Koolance Radiator Mounting Bracket with Quick-R... Swiftech Komodo 7970 Windows 7 Windows 8  
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ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  XFX FXTRISTAND Triple Display Monitor Stand  
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Logitech G510 XFX pro 1250w black edition Caselabs MAGNUM M8 Case Razer Naga 
AudioAudioOther
Sony 2.1 Razer Megalodon XFX pro 1250w black edition 
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8350 batch 1229 pgn  Asus Crosshair V Formula-Z gigabyte 7770 OC gigabyte 7770 OC 
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F3-2400C10D-16GTX OCZ agaility 3 120  OCZ Agility 3 120gb  Seagate 7200rpm 1tb 
Optical DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Pioneer BDR-208DBK Rosewill RCR-IM5001 USB2.0 75 in 1 internal Car... Swiftech MCP-35X White Top Swiftech Quiet Power 240  
CoolingOSOSMonitor
Swiftech Apogee HD Windows 7 Windows 8 LG E2242 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG E2242 RAZER Black Lycosa Mirror Special Edition Seasonic x660 Cooler Master Storm Stryker 
Mouse
Razer Lachesis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX 6100 Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 XFX 7770 Core Edition Samsung 1600 2x4 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 1600 2x4 Unknown as of now  Piorneer BDR-208DBK Swiftech H220  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8  Samsung 60" 120hz 3d LED TV Unknown Seasonic x750 
CaseMouseAudio
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