Block Yourself from Analytics - Change Log for Chrome

Version 3.1.0

  • support for ga-lite (Google Analytics Lite)
  • support for Beacon API

Version 3.0.5

  • fixed issue with tab switching in extension options

Version 3.0.4

  • code cleanup
  • updated minimum requirements to Chrome v29

Version 3.0.3

  • fixed logger script

Version 3.0.2

  • improved logger script

Version 3.0.1

  • fixed an issue where options page would not work if opened before extension has been initialised
  • improved logger script

Version 3.0.0

  • extension icon will now behave a bit differently, it will not be disabled for "system" pages so you will still be able to access extension's popup menu
  • moved localStorage to storage API (rewrite of extension's storage)
  • changed default message for extension's icon tooltip to avoid confusion
  • enabled chrome_style for options, this should make sure options have more consistent UI with Chrome
  • added error logger (this will help me catch errors sooner)
  • other small fixes
  • minimum browser requirement is now Chrome v22

Version 2.5.0

  • new: added blocking for Global site tag (gtag.js)
  • fix: blocked more versions of analytics java scripts

Version 2.4.1

  • fix: "Close" menu item wasn't being shown regardless of the settings

Version 2.4.0

  • updated icons
  • code rewrite

Version 2.3.2

  • improved blocking on websites with CloudFlare's implementation of Google Analytics

Version 2.3.1

  • fixed a typo

Version 2.3.0

  • import and export functionality

Version 2.2.2

  • improved detection and blocking of custom or minified Analytics scripts
  • tiny CSS adjustment for options page

Version 2.2.0

  • new: support for blocking latest Google Analytics tracking code "analytics.js", this tracking code is currently in public beta

Version 2.1.3

  • now blocks alternative doubleclick tracker

Version 2.1.1

  • fix: popup menu checkbox wasn't visible on Windows XP
  • code cleanup

Version 2.1.0

  • new: option to always show extension icon in address bar, this will make it easier to access extension options; red block sign in icons bottom left corner will show when Analytics is blocked

Version 2.0.1

  • some minor UI changes in options
  • added "Apply" button in options
  • internal code improvements

Version 2.0.0

  • implemented Analytics script blocking via web request API (new in Chrome v17)

Version 1.4.2

  • development suspended until Chrome implements synchronous message API for content scripts

Version 1.4.1

  • improvement: minor HTML changes

Version 1.4.0

  • new: added popup with various options
  • website List will from now accept:
    • domain names in form: or
    • domain names with * wildcard, example: * will block analytics from and all its subdomains
    • and RegEx syntax by checking "Use RegEx" when ading website in the list, this was kept only for compatibility reasons

    This change was made because old system with only RegEx syntax was too complicated for users.

Version 1.2.0

  • new: auto RegEx option to also include https url
  • new: option "Show icon in adress bar when analitycs is blocked"

Version 1.1.0

  • new: auto escape RegEx strings

Version 1.0.1

  • first version