Getting rid of ajdg_grpwidgets-x id and ajdg_grpwidgets class

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  • #93040

    aberbenni
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    Is there any way, inside the plugin, to get rid of ajdg_grpwidgets id and class from HTML code. Adblock is blocking those divs.

    #93048

    Arnan de Gans
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    Due to how WordPress works these can not be removed or easily changed.
    Also, changing them in the next update will cause all kinds of issues with currently set up widgets as that name serves as a a identifier.

    So if I changed it, all your current widgets would dissapear 🙁
    WordPress is a but clunky that way.

    #93054

    aberbenni
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    They disappear anyway, due to AdBlock… :-/
    I could try to get around the problem by using standard html widgets and inserting AdRotate shortcodes for groups. What do you think?

    #93122

    aberbenni
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    I found those two lines:

    ##.ajdg_bnnrwidgets
    ##.ajdg_grpwidgets

    In https://easylist.to/easylist/easylist.txt

    Using standard html widgets and inserting AdRotate shortcodes for groups, works.

    #93158

    aberbenni
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    Using Custom HTML widgets with AdRotate groups shortcodes is working. Banner are showing on website

    But click tracking doesn’t work.

    #93562

    Arnan de Gans
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    I’m considering some other methods. But for now there is no other solution than to discourage the use of adblocker.

    #93575

    aberbenni
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    Or discourage the use of AdRotate widgets. As said using Custom HTML widgets with AdRotate groups shortcodes works.

    #93722

    Arnan de Gans
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    Yep, that’ll work too.

    #94707

    Arnan de Gans
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    I’ve found a way to randomize the class names for widgets.
    The next version will make this available this for every AdRotate Professional user.

    Of-course obvious adverts will still be blocked. But it won’t be because of the widget classname.

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