24 May, 2018 seen 75With upcoming GDPR regulation on May 26th, 2018, there is a lot of uncertainty for webmasters (at least for me), to be…
In case you are reading this - most probably I have just sent you a link here. In this article I will explain how to unsubscribe from notifications sent by ReinisFischer.com or (hopefully) from another website sending you push notifications.
Why are you receiving push notifications from me or any other website? Chances are by 99.9% you have chose opt-in to receive them by visiting and reading some of the articles here or on the other site you are willing to unsubscribe.
Web push notifications are relatively new marketing channel, promising for marketers higher open rates than traditional e-mail newsletters - thus making some confusions. And one of the biggest most probably is how to unsubscribe from them. Here is how:
Unsubscribe from Chrome
Let's say you signed up for notifications on ReinisFischer.com. You thought I might send you notifications related to your interests, I made it wrong - sent some unrelated notification and you determined it's time to get rid of those spammy messages. I hear you, seriously - I was wrong and you were right.
To unsubscribe from ReinisFischer.com Chrome notifications open chrome://settings/content/notifications in Chrome browser (Alternatively from Chrome toogle menu select Settings -> scroll down until Advanced settings, look for Content Settings tab and finally click on Notifications tab), you should see all your subscriptions here, locate https://www.reinisfischer.com and click on the block or remove button:
Blocking web push notifications
This will remove subscription entirely.