Manage preferences and give feedback on Yahoo ads

The ads you see on Yahoo help us keep our services free. We want to make sure the ads we show are relevant and interesting to you.

Influence the types of ads you see

Click the Ad icon Image of the Advertisement icon. within an ad to learn how Yahoo selects the ads you see and how to manage your own advertising preferences. You can also change ad preferences by visiting the Yahoo Ad Interest Manager.

Tell us if you don’t like an ad and why

For most of our ads, you can click the X on the upper-right corner of the ad or the Feedback icon Image of the feedback dropdown menu. to let us know why you don’t like it. If you don’t see the X or the Feedback icon Image of the feedback dropdown menu., the ad isn’t supported for feedback yet.

After you click either icon, you’ll have the chance to tell us why you don’t like the ad. Once you submit your feedback, it will be sent to us for review. In the meantime, we'll try our best to block the ad from appearing for you again. We value your input, as it helps us identify bad ads and adjust those we show in the future.

Ads caused by malware

If you're seeing pop-up or offensive ads on Yahoo, they may be caused by malware. Malware is malicious software that can steal sensitive info from your device, send spam, commit fraud, or, in this case, display ads on the webpages you view. Be sure to run a scan on your computer with trusted antivirus software and remove any suspicious programs or applications immediately.

Removing malware can be a difficult and complex process that will vary by the type of malware you have. Below is a list of websites that provide info about removing it from your device (English only).