EasyList provides the rules to Adblock Plus and other ad blockers that define what should/shouldn't be blocked. According to their policy
, self promotion such as this one should not be blocked.
jaxonjones wrote:I also want rid ofthe gaeilge ad.
That's not an ad. Google just tells you that you can change the display language to Gaeilge (i.e. Irish).
I tried adding the https://store.google.com
to adblock. I cannot connect to it but the link is still there. On the small phone screen it gets in the way of pasting. An attempt to paste picks up the word store and pastes that
It's not as easy as adding a URL somewhere because you need to create custom filters for hiding elements on the page (see How to write filters
), which filter authors such as EasyList can help you with.
Otherwise, you can give other search engines a try that work better for you.