Let’s ban personalised ads

Personalised Ads Zuck. So let Zuckerburg know he should stop tracking us everywhere on the internet by signing the petition #AdsZuck

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Let’s ban personalised ads

Have you ever received ads for the product you just discussed in real life? Or ads for super expensive protein shakes after you searched for tips to become more fit? Or have you ever been targeted baby stuff as a 30-year old woman? That’s just not okay! We have gotten used to see absurd personalised ads, without really consenting to it. But we should never get used to it! We don’t really benefit from these ads; it is just another way to profit more from us. Facebook and Google earn 171,3 billion dollars a year. By hoarding our data and learning almost everything there is to learn about us, and then sell it to others.

Read here the long read on Medium

Take action

We, the users of the internet

  • Who don’t want to be tracked on every website we use;
  • Who don’t want to receive advertisements based on every personal characteristic;
  • Who don’t want to read extensive privacy agreements and cookie statements to say we don’t give consent for personalised ads;
  • Who are sick of being a commercial target every minute as soon as we go online;
  • Who might be okay with advertisement, but just don’t want it to be based on our personal characteristics;
  • Who might want to pay for services, but currently don’t have the option to;

Call on

  • The owners of digital platforms;
  • Our representatives in parliaments and councils;
  • Governments and world leaders

To

  • Ban personalised ads for once and for all

    I give consent