What is pop-up killers

Question

Hello. What's the big deal with the pop-ups and click through ads. What do ad vendors gain by me clicking on the ad, what infomation is gathered from my computer, and who are these third parties? Thanks.

Answer

This question was answered on September 3, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

The reasons for the pop-up is to make money You could stop the pop-up by going on line and downloading Mozzila They have a pop-up killer that is free.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on September 3, 2003