How to block Facebook ads

This will prevent many of the annoying ads from showing up on Facebook:
sudo echo "127.0.0.1 ads.ak.facebook.com" >> /etc/hosts

One would think with all the demographic data they have about me, they could show me relevant ads. One would be wrong.

4 Responses to How to block Facebook ads

  1. LS says:

    update it mate.. they seem to know this one… the actual url of every ad is wayy to complex to be added and can u block the annoying pics of ads this application too, somewhow?

  2. thundt says:

    Doesn’t block the text ads alongside a profile (for example).

  3. Hubird says:

    Try Firefox and AdBlock Plus !!

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