[Project_owners] pop ups on mozdev.org pages

Mycroft Project mycroft.mozdev.org at googlemail.com
Tue Jul 15 20:26:16 PDT 2008

I'm guessing they come from the webstats4U page counter - seem to remember
something similar at Mycroft some time back.
But they're being blocked for me (or at least I'm not seeing anything)


2008/7/16 Philip Chee <philip.chee at gmail.com>:

> On Tue, 15 Jul 2008 15:29:40 -0700 (PDT), David Boswell wrote:
> >> I just ran across http://padma.mozdev.org/, which has pop up adds
> >> in various forms.
> So does http://newsfox.mozdev.org/ but since I know how to use a pop-up
> blocker (what your browser doesn't have one?) it doesn't bother me.
> > To date we've allowed ads on project sites as long as they don't
> > conflict with our Terms of Use (for example, by advertising something
> > considered to be obscene).  I'm certainly not opposed to ads, but we
> > can post some guidelines for project owners to follow if that would
> > be helpful (I believe this has come up before and I know the mozdev
> > board has talked about this at one time).
> While I don't like the popups, I can't object to destitute open source
> project owners trying to supplement their income.
> Phil
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Charles Caygill
Mycroft Project Owner
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