Frequently Asked Questions

General

  1. Ghostery vanished from Safari 12. How do I get it back?
  2. What are the new Ghostery 8 features?
  3. Who is Ghostery?
  4. What new Ghostery features can we expect in the future?
  5. Is Ghostery really free?
  6. What is the Human Web and what data is collected through it?
  7. How does Ghostery make money?
  8. How many trackers does Ghostery have in our library?
  9. How is using the browser extension different from blocking cookies?
  10. How does Ghostery work?
  11. How does Ghostery know if a company is tracking me?
  12. How do I find out which company the tracker belongs to?
  13. Does Ghostery work on mobile devices?
  14. Does Ghostery work in any browser?
  15. If I opted in to share my data with Ghostery is that data connected with my account?
  16. What data is collected and how is it used when I create an account?
  17. How do I know that’s really all you collect?
  18. Does Ghostery share user data with other companies?
  19. Who is Evidon?
  20. What is Ghostery Rewards?
  21. How does Ghostery work with Cliqz?
  22. Who is Cliqz?

Mobile (Ghostery Privacy Browser)

  1. What advantages does Ghostery offer when compared to other mobile browsers?
  2. What is Enhanced Anti-Tracking?
  3. Are there any trackers not blocked by Ghostery?
  4. How can I allow all trackers?
  5. How do I delete my history?
  6. Why is Ghosty wearing a mask?
  7. How do I change the complementary search engine?
  8. Why are there already results for my search, before I even finish typing my question?
  9. Is my device compatible with the Ghostery Privacy Browser?
  10. What is Smart Blocking?
  11. Why does Ghostery only show one search result?
  12. How can I manage trackers while on a site?
  13. What is Ghost Tab?

Ghostery Tab

  1. What is Ghostery Tab and how is it different from a regular tab in Chrome?
  2. What features does Ghostery Tab offer?
  3. Can I change the way Ghostery Tab looks?
  4. On which browsers can I use Ghostery Tab?
  5. Can I get Ghostery Tab on my mobile device?
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