Ads while viewing videos on Youtube is a big problem these days. We are viewing more video ads before the actual videos gets started. Some Users are getting fed up with these video ads that are forced to watch.
Some of the videos can be skipped after five seconds of play, while others cannot be skipped at all. Here are the ways to bypass these ads to improve your experience on the site.
1. Skip Ads On YouTube – Google chrome extension ‘Skip Ads On YouTube’ is a manual solution to this problem. This extension adds a blue button to the YouTube video page. Users have to click on the button every time to skip the ads on the site. This works only on YouTube site and nopt on third party sites.
A paid version of the extension is available for $4. Users can download and install this extension from the official Chrome web store.
2. YouTube Options for Google Chrome – This solution helps by hiding in-video-ads and annotations.
3. Skip YouTube Videos With F5 – You can even skip ads by pressing F5. F5 will reload the YouTube page and after refresh the ad clip is not played before the video.
4. Block YouTube video ads with TubeStop for Firefox – TubeStop, a mozilla firefox extension that stops autoplayback of Youtube videos.
Firefox users can download and install the latest version of TubeStop directly from the Mozilla Add-ons repository.