Dating ads in yahoo mail
What can help , however, is to click on “••• More Settings” near the bottom of this window.
You’ll see a window full of additional settings – even a “Privacy” setting – but none will opt you out of the email scanning.
The scanning of emails is automated and works pretty much the same way as Google does on its Gmail service.
Opting out Visit the Ad Interest Manager on the Yahoo! Here you find the interest categories that you are currently assigned to and the status of the interest-based ads feature.
You can turn off interest-based advertisement completely with a click on the opt out button on the page, or turn off select interest categories instead.
People, unsurprisingly, went a bit bonkers over that, claiming it a violation of their privacy, even though they were using the third-party service willingly.
Anyway, long story short, Google finally backed away and stopped scanning email, though it does seem that they might well still scan email subject lines if you’re a Gmail user (that’s based on my own personal experience, btw).
Advertisement Advertising revenue is falling fast across the Internet, and independently-run sites like Ghacks are hit hardest by it.In addition to posting up to 5 photos with your personal ad, Yahoo personals now offers voice greetings and video greetings. This feature matches you to people that not only meet your criteria, but who are also interested in meeting someone like you.We told you in April that Yahoo will retire Yahoo Mail Classic in the beginning of June 2013 forcing users to use the new Yahoo! If that is not bad enough already, the company announced that it will start to scan user emails to display contextual-based advertising to its users.You can also setup "Matches by Mail" by describing the type of person you are looking for.Yahoo will then send you personal ads via email that match your criteria.
The advertising model in its current form is coming to an end, and we have to find other ways to continue operating this site.