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Bypass Paywalls Clean for Firefox


Download and install the latest version
Or first visit the releases page.
Here you can also find a limited permissions version (custom sites not working though).
Install add-on by downloading xpi-file (assets).

List of supported websites

United States of America

World news

First Things - Foreign Policy - Harper's Magazine - National Review - The American Interest - The Atlantic - The Christian Science Monitor - The Nation - The New Republic - The New York Times - The New Yorker - The Washington Post - Vanity Fair - World Politics Review


Adweek - American Affairs - American Banker - Barron's - Bloomberg - Business Insider - DigidayFortune - Harvard Business Review - - MIT Sloan Management Review - Modern Healthcare - Quartz - Seeking Alpha - The Business Journals - The Wall Street Journal


The Athletic


Chemical & Engineering News - Dark Reading - MIT Technology Review - Towards Data Science - Wired - Scientific American*


Medium (all sites) - SofRep - The Daily Beast*

Local US news

Baltimore Sun - Crain's Chicago Business - Chicago Tribune - Daily Press - Hartford Courant - Los Angeles Business Journal - Los Angeles Times - Miami Herald - Mountain View Voice - New York Magazine - Orange County Register - Orlando Sentinel - Palo Alto Online - Pittsburgh Post Gazette - San Diego Union Tribune - San Francisco Chronicle - SunSentinel - The Boston Globe - The Denver Post - The Mercury News - The Morning Call - The Seattle Times - The News-Gazette - The Philadelphia Inquirer - The Sacramento Bee* - Winston-Salem Journal

Australia/New Zealand

Bendigo Advertiser - Cairns PostCentral Western Daily - Daily Liberal - Gold Coast BulletinHerald SunIllawarra Mercury - New Zealand Herald - Newcastle Herald - Northern Territory NewsThe AdvertiserThe Advocate - The Age - The Australian - The Australian Financial Review - The Border Mail - The Canberra Times - The Courier - The Courier-MailThe Daily Advertiser - The Daily TelegraphThe Examiner - The Mercury Tasmania - The Northern Daily Leader - The Port Macquarie News - The Saturday Paper - The Spectator Australia - The Standard - The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Weekly TimesTownsville Bulletin - WAtoday


National Post - Le Devoir - The Toronto Star - The Globe and Mail


United Kingdom/Ireland

Financial News - Financial Times - London Review of Books - The Athletic UK - The Economist - The Irish Times* - The New Statesman - The Spectator - The Telegraph - The Times - The Times Literary Supplement


ChallengesL'Écho - L'OpinionLa DépêcheLe Journal du DimancheLe Monde - Le Parisien - Les Échos* - Libération* – Valeurs Actuelles


Handelsblatt - Kleine Zeitung


Corriere Della Sera - Il Messaggero - La Repubblica - La Stampa


Algemeen Dagblad and regional ADR sites like BN DeStem - Brabants Dagblad - Eindhovens Dagblad - Gelderlander - PZC - Stentor - Tubantia
Dagblad van het Noorden - De Morgen - De Tijd - Groene Amsterdammer - Het Financieel Dagblad - - Leeuwarder Courant - NRC Handelsblad - Parool - Telegraaf - Trouw - Volkskrant - Vrij Nederland


El País


Aftonbladet - Dagens Nyheter


Neue Zürcher Zeitung

East Asia

Caixin Global - CommonWealth Magazine Taiwan - Harvard Business Review Taiwan - Nikkei Asian Review - Tech in Asia - The Diplomat - The Japan Times


Bloomberg Quint* - LiveMint - The Hindu

Israel - - The Marker

Latin America


Clarín - La Nación


ExameFolha de S. Paulo - O Estado de S. PauloO GloboValor Econômico*


El Mercurio - La Tercera


Mexico News Daily


El Comercio

Encyclopedia/Book library/Knowledge base

Encyclopedia Britannica - Glassdoor - Loeb Classical Library - Quora - Scribd - Statista

*free articles only.

Sites with limited number of free articles

The free article limit can normally be bypassed by removing cookies for the site.*

Install the Cookie Remover Add-on. Please rate it 5 stars if you find it useful.

When coming across a paywall click the cookie icon to remove the cookies then refresh the page.

*May not always succeed

New site requests

You can submit a request for a new website here. Please read the following instructions and share your results for a quicker process. Remember to check the previous requests before asking for a new website.

  1. Visit an article on the site you want to bypass the paywall for and copy the article title.
  2. Open up a new incognito window (Ctrl+Shift+N) and paste the article title into Google.
  3. Click on the same article from the Google search results page. Or you can:
  4. Disable javascript on the website by clicking the button right icon </> on the uBlock panel.
  5. Refresh the page.

Add custom site

Add your own custom site (also for testing). Check 'Options'-link in popup-menu and go to custom sites. By default sites' cookies are removed after page loads (to bypass article limit). Also you can enable Googlebot user-agent or disable Javascript for (sub)domain(s).


  • This add-on works best alongside uBlock Origin.
  • If a site doesn't work try turning off uBlock and refreshing.
  • If you live in the EU, also consider installing the extension I don't care about cookies in order to remove cookie warnings.
  • Make sure the (new) site is checked under Options.


Pull Requests

  • PRs are welcome.

Show your support

  • I am not asking for donations or anything like that, all I ask is that you star this repo.


Bypass Paywalls Clean is MIT-licensed.

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