That's got rid of the beggars.Install this to your chrome
Snap. Absolutely no issues using Firefox. Using Duck Duck Go as its search engine keeps your browsing private. Chrome is pretty fast but it's intrusive.Don't have them.
Running firefox, with the following extensions
Self Destructing Cookies
install this too, they work in tandemThat's got rid of the beggars.
Edit:- No it hasnt
Completely concur with you, they may be a useful tool for some but are a pain for the rest of us, lost count of the times i've re-entered an old thread after clicking on what was a new one 'cos the page has jumped.Even better would be a setting to opt out from them in my BCUK profile as I'm not on those groups. Nor ever likely to join.