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Old 17-02-17, 08:19 PM
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Google are killing 30-second unskippable ads on YouTube

Google has now announced plans to kill 30-second unskippable ads on YouTube, with plans to support for engaging commercial formats that work better for both viewers and advertisers.



Read more on Google's plans to kill 30-second unskippable ads on YouTube.

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Old 17-02-17, 08:20 PM
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Old 17-02-17, 08:24 PM
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I want them to make use of the space around the video not over it. Once I can watch content in peace, I'll disable adblock on YouTube.

Also never understood long YouTube ads, most of the time, they've not even mentioned their name by the time I can skip it. They need to make more of an effort to squeeze a creative advert into 6 seconds. If Viners can do it, so can they.
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Old 17-02-17, 08:29 PM
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Old 17-02-17, 08:38 PM
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Whoah whoah you all don't want to pay for youtube red? its a great service, super cheap, I use it all the time!

Which is what I would say if I felt it wasn't just a cheap copout and a load of nonsense! But wait it is adblock and ublock origins for the win!

Also if an ad does play when watching something on youtube, skip it if possible, and then back out of the video and go back in and the rest of the ads that might be present in the video will be gone least that works on the youtube app for xbox one and also works on my win10 pc
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Old 17-02-17, 08:59 PM
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Old 17-02-17, 10:16 PM
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Oh thank god. Been seeing so many of these lately
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Old 18-02-17, 02:07 AM
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lol believe it when i see it.

Google can't even get YouTube to work correctly.

Google how about fixing what's broken first before adding anything new.

I also think that Google couldn't really care about fixing YouTube.
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Old 18-02-17, 02:30 AM
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Dont be going yay just yet, all they have said is they are killing 30 second ads, if you look they dont say they are removing ads. I smell facebook tinkering here.
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Old 18-02-17, 07:32 AM
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I killed them long time ago. It's called addblock.
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