Aldi pop up advert

Discussion in 'Technical queries' started by Rammy Blue, 28 Sep 2019.

  1. Dalesblue

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    Happening to me a lot this morning on an I-pad
     
  2. andyhinch

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    They’re back @Ric
     
  3. Ric

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    Argh, thanks for letting me know.
     
  4. Saddleworth2

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    Every click is an Aldi prize!
     
  5. Blue-man chu

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    Just started happening to me too!
     
  6. jollylescott

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    Hi guys I. can't use the site on my ipad because when I click on anything I get an Optus pop up. Any help appreciated. I'm on my phone atm and that seems ok atm
     
  7. andyhinch

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    One for @Ric
     
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  8. blueju

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    Same, I thought it was from the dodgy Frankie Vaughan sites I..I mean a friend of mine has visited

    On all three iPhones in the house
     
  9. blueinsa

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    Is it me or does the ad company not give a fuck every time Ric asks them to remove certain ads that make the site unusable on certain devices and just replaces them with similar?
     
  10. Ric

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    No, that's not correct. These rogue ads are just as problematic for them as for us. Posted this a few weeks ago, but it gives a better explanation as to why and how this happens:
    https://www.howtogeek.com/364944/why-do-websites-redirect-to-fake-“congratulations”-gift-card-pages/
     

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