YouTube is one of the most daily visited website and 1 out of 3 internet user visit YouTube daily. But YouTube has now become like a TV channel which shows videos with commercials. Many times these commercials are long and irritating. Commercials on YouTube loads before the videos and consume your internet bandwidth. You can only watch video after watching the full commercial ad.
But there is a way by which you can duck these ads. There is a Google Chrome extension which helps users to skip the video ad and go directly to the video you want to watch.
Follow these simple steps to skip the commercials
- Start your Google Chrome browser and install the extension
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- Now, While watching a video on YouTube, a small blue icon called the Skip button appears at the top of it.
- When you do not want to watch the commercial, click on this button and go to the video.
In this extension, you have to click on the skip button each time you want to skip the video. There is also an automatic skip ads version available but that is paid and you can download and install it from the developers website.