No ad blocks vs Adblockers vs Hosts blocks

Web page with default Windows Hosts file and no Ad blockers being used in the browser.

Webpage with no ads blocked

 

Web page with Hosts file blocking ads and Ad blocker being used in the browser.
In this case Adblock Plus was used but the result was the same with all leading
Ad block browser extensions.

Webpage adblocker warning

 

Web page with default winhelp2002 Hosts file blocking ads and no Ad block extensions used.

Webpage using Hosts to block ads