Mo' Money Mozilla: Firefox to Introduce Sponsored Content


New Firefox users will soon be seeing advertisements when they open a new tab

Non-profit software group Mozilla announced in that it is rolling out “Directory Tiles,” a program that will place various types of content in tiles on the tabs opened by new users.

Firefox currently populates these tiles with frequently visited websites.

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For new users, “Directory Tiles” will present users with elements from Mozilla, popular and geographically relevant websites, and “sponsored content from hand-picked partners.”

As AdAge noted, Mozilla has not always been the most advertising-friendly organization. The organization is a non-profit, but brings in revenue Read more…

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