posted on Jun, 19 2020 @ 08:55 PM
Dear Boss or Mods....
I do NOT use an adblocker on ATS and never have since the T&C made it a clear no no, yet I still get NO advertising.
I have checked if it's my settings in case something was wrong but still cannot see a single piece of advertising anywhere on any page throughout the
site that I would normally visit.
I realise I may have earned an ad free "privilege" many years ago for contributions
but I no longer want it for obvious reasons and have to
ask why it is still in effect. Seems crazy with the news we have just been given.
The ONLY ads I can find after searching the whole site were actually on the search page. Ironic. All of them about digital marketing and web
Please, can someone flick a switch, check some code or show me where it is so I can do it wiv me hammer. I checked my account settings and profile and
turned over every rock I can find to no avail.
Anyone else in this situation and do staff realise this is maybe more widespread and not willful blocking?
ps, the lack of ATS revenue from ME has been negated. I feel ATS has robbed itself to end up in the situation it is in if this applies to many
I also believe it may have something to do with the "Way Above Top Secret" score calculation. The only thread I could find with information was
here..and one of Skeptic Overlord's comments:
What Happened to the old commitment for high quality, high level posters to not see
The advertising-negation/limits for members are based on the "Way Above Top Secret" formula where scores are relative to the entire membership, not
So some member's relative score may decline if others overtake them.
If revenue is/was a serious issue, shouldn't the privilege have been wiped for everyone, on every page, always?
I hate ads, but love ATS.