YouTube is deliberately ‘suboptimal’ for people using ad blockers

November 27, 2023

YouTube has admitted to intentionally creating a suboptimal experience for users employing ad blockers. This deliberate delay is part of YouTube’s ongoing campaign to discourage the use of ad blockers. Encouraging users to disable ad blockers on YouTube can benefit advertisers by expanding reach. However, those that are impacted do have ad blockers installed. A YouTube spokesperson told Business Insider:“In the past week, users using ad blockers may have experienced suboptimal viewing, which included delays in loading, regardless of the browser they are using.

The source of this news is from Search Engine Land