Reply to post: Use the hosts file as an ad blocker

The case for ethical ad-blocking

Sealand
Mushroom

Use the hosts file as an ad blocker

Block the worst domains with your hosts file. Have done for a long time, and it works like a charm. Ad-blocker sniffers never see it coming.

http://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hosts.htm

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