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Why has instructables gotten so slow? Answered

I've been coming here since the beginning of time and the past few days the site has slowed down so much I may not come back. It's painful. Margaret

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danjferg (author)2015-12-17

This can still be a problem for some users. For me it has been due to bad advertising scripts, specifically from ds.serving-sys.com. If you use an ad-blocker or manually block this domain then the site will run much faster.

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carbon (author)2007-05-08

A few weeks back, the site was moving at dialup-speed for me, as well. Now, though, it's very zippy. I have my doubts about these things being issues with the site. Rather, I think they are user-related in origin. Clear your cache?

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ich bin ein pyro (author)carbon2007-05-09

mines still slow ive cleared my cash and now im broke. :P but seriusly my instructables is still a little slower than what it used to be

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