Relay for Reddit: Ads

Brignull's "Disguised Ad" Interface Interference

Culprit

Relay for Reddit App

Found

8 months ago


Ads periodically appear at the bottom of the screen if the user has not paid for the ad-free version. The placement of the ad when it appears is where the “refresh” and “sidebar” buttons are usually located, so the user may accidentally touch the ad out of habit.

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