What are the best resources to block websites on Chrome?

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    #1StayFocusd

    StayFocusd

    StayFocusd is an extension that helps students to stay focused on work. It restricts the number of time people spent on time-wasting websites. It can also block or allow sites, subdomains, paths, and pages. It is offered by Transfusion Media.

    Online Tools

    Free

    Denise Ellis
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "I get so distracted easily when I'm revising notes on my laptop and this is exactly what I was looking for! It has a strict timer and websites really get blocked at a certain time. I can even block them for a whole day, quite handy!"
  2. 14

    #2Block Site

    Block Site

    Block Site is a Chrome extension which allows you to block websites in a smart and simple way. Block distracting or harmful sites and get automatically redirected to safer sites.

    Software

    Chrome

    Free

    Ralph Walker
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "This a very functional extension that effectively blocks all websites on my Chrome browser with no fuss whatsoever. I've tried other blocking extensions but this is the only one that has no loophole and does what it says."
  3. 12

    #3freedom

    freedom

    freedom is a software that blocks the Internet, social media and even apps. But it doesn't block life. There's also an iOS version that has been temporarily removed although freedom can still be downloaded through Mac and Windows.

    Software

    Windows, Mac, Chrome

    Free- There's a premium version

    Laura Hopkins
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "Gutted that this was removed from iOS :( Luckily it still works perfectly on my MacBook and I can block sites on Chrome (bc honestly I don't like using Safari) easy! Ahhh freedom is the only blocker I trust!!!"
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    #4WasteNoTime

    WasteNoTime

    WasteNoTime is a browser extension for Safari and Chrome designed to help you efficiently manage your time online. One of its features, time tracker gives you reports on what websites you spent most of your time.

    Software

    Safari, Chrome

    Free

    Pablo Rodríguez
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "Altho i've seen blockers with better interfaces with this, I can say that this is the only one that gives me the blocking and quote feature that so many other website blockers lack!! I've been using this ever since"
  2. 6

    #5Net Nanny

    Net Nanny

    Net Nanny is an internet parental control software developed by ContentWatch in 2001. It provides security to phones and computers such as internet filter, alerts reporting, remote admin, and user profiling. 

    Software

    Windows, Mac, Android

    Free- Varies by plan

    Teresa Davidson
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "I don't get to monitor my kid's internet activity all the time that's why I installed this software on our family computer and so far my kid hasn't been doing anything risky with the internet HAHAHA hopefully this software remains consistent in blocking sketchy sites. I constantly search up new sites to block..."
  3. 4

    #6Site Blocker

    Site Blocker

    Site Blocker is a chrome extension developed by Armen Stepanyan. The main features of Site Blocker include password protection, redirecting blocked sites to given URL, and blocking sites by subdomains, entered keys, and javascript regex.

    Software

    Chrome

    Free

    Jane Bell
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "I use this site to block websites on work because our browser is Chrome and it is so much easier to use an extension than to do it the traditional way in-pc because i'm not very tech savvy for starters lol"
  4. 3

    #7Timewarp

    Timewarp

    Timewarp is a productivity chrome extension that allows users to block websites for fewer distractions. The software's features include a timer, a motivational quote, and redirect you to more productive websites.

    Software

    Chrome

    Free

    Ryan Gutierrez
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "I finally found an extension that blocks websites and has a timer that is ACCURATE! It's not easy to find a good website blocker so stumbling upon this one through this site is a blessing! Thanks for this!!!"
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    #8TinyFilter PRO

    TinyFilter PRO

    TinyFilter PRO is a web filter add-on Google Chrome extension by addtochrome.com. The extension allows users to block explicit and suspicious websites on their browsers. Users are also free to customize their blocked sites.

    Software

    Chrome

    Free

    Sara Harvey
    Written on September 12, 2018
    "I have younger siblings who like to play games on the internet through my laptop and I don't want them to be on weird sites inappropriate for their age so I had to find a good web blocker and this one's great! No issues reported ovo"

Summary

Best What are the best resources to block websites on Chrome
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1StayFocusdOnline Tools 18 Free
2Block SiteSoftware 14 Free
3freedomSoftware 12 Free
4WasteNoTimeSoftware 10 Free
5Net NannySoftware 6 Free
6Site BlockerSoftware 4 Free
7TimewarpSoftware 3 Free
8TinyFilter PROSoftware 1 Free
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