"Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space.” Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
The web needs to make money for the people making content on it, but the old banner ad model just makes it sucky. Try ad blocking if you haven’t already and see how much faster things are when you’re not served links that no one wants to click.