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  • Hi,

    I’m new to site building completely, and have previously used iWeb to build sites. I didn’t like the lack of blogging features so changed to WordPress a week ago and have just started re-building the site. I chose a theme called Autofocus, and all was good (so I don’t think the adverts are theme-related). After a day, adverts appeared on my site, and I hate them! They look bad and are just irritating as they ruin the layout. They are powered by something called Adbrite. As far as I know I didn’t do anything to put these adverts here, they just appeared. Furthermore, when I went to the dashboard to try and remove them (which I don’t have a clue how to do) it loaded for a second, everything vanished and was replaced by a page of adbrite adverts. Also they are randomly scattered around various other admin pages. Could I please have some help on how to get rid of these irritating adverts as soon as possible?

    Thanks a lot,


    PS: My site is

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  • have you LOOKED at the source of your page?

    the answer is right there:

    <!– This code was placed by your host We announced on, since early July 09, that we’ll be placing ads on user sites for +-7 days, as a test. This code will be taken down by 17th Aug. Please be patient. Thank you. –>
    <!– Begin: AdBrite, Generated: 2009-08-05 12:29:43 –>
    <center style=”margin:4px”>
    <script type=”text/javascript”>
    var AdBrite_Title_Color = ‘003366’;
    var AdBrite_Text_Color = ‘000000’;
    var AdBrite_Background_Color = ‘FFFFFF’;
    var AdBrite_Border_Color = ‘FFFFFF’;
    var AdBrite_URL_Color = ‘7F7F7F’;
    try{var!=window.self?2:1;var AdBrite_Referrer=document.referrer==”?document.location:document.referrer;AdBrite_Referrer=encodeURIComponent(AdBrite_Referrer);}catch(e){var AdBrite_Iframe=”;var AdBrite_Referrer=”;}
    <span style=”white-space:nowrap;”><script type=”text/javascript”>document.write(String.fromCharCode(60,83,67,82,73,80,84));document.write(‘ src=”’+AdBrite_Iframe+’&ref=’+AdBrite_Referrer+'” type=”text/javascript”>’);document.write(String.fromCharCode(60,47,83,67,82,73,80,84,62));</script>
    <!–<img src=”” style=”background-color:#FFFFFF;border:none;padding:0;margin:0;” alt=”Your Ad Here” width=”14″ height=”90″ border=”0″ />–></span>
    <!– End: AdBrite –>
    <!– ad code END. –>

    errrr… no.
    and I wouldn’t know how to.
    anyway thanks for that, guess i’ll have to wait for a week.

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