How to Use Chrome and Block a Certain Website

Google Chrome could be named as the king browser as it is one of the most popular and feature rich web browser. Managing various aspects related to the surfing the websites, storing data, downloads etc are extremely easy to be done on Chrome. The best capability of Chrome web browser is that the users of this browser can amend the network behaviors to justify their search reflections.


The users can filter the many aspects related to searches, block certain websites from opening and appear anywhere. Blocking any website in Chrome could be a great fun and a good benefit for some users. Actually, it is all not straightforward to block any websites through the chrome but a kind of methods are required to be applied. For the users keen to know about the procedure to block websites on the Chrome browser we have written this article. 
 
We have described the whole procedure of blocking the websites and its complete method. If you are also willing to know about this method then please read the full article below!

How To Block Certain Websites In Chrome Using Simple Method

The method is simple and straight and you just need to use one manual setting in your browser and then enter the website that you want to block and that’s it you are done with it. So the guide is explained step by step below:

Steps To Block a Website in Chrome:

  1.  Blocking a website is really easy through the Chrome browser and eventually there are numerous ways out inside this browser to block any website. One super easy way to do so is to use any extension for this functioning. There are plenty of website blocking extensions available for the Chrome browser! The Another way is to manually block website through the Chrome settings and preferences. The manual method is better and it actually provides full security about its working! 
  2.  So let’s take on this method to block websites manually on the Google Chrome. First of all, go to the Menu of the chrome browser using the Three dots button. Inside the menu select Settings option and then Advanced Settings.  
  3.   On the Advanced Settings panel check in to the Change Proxy Settings which will be there under the Network option. This will pop up the another screen named Windows Internet Properties wiwind. 
  4.  Select the Privacy panel on this screen and then select the Sites button placed under it. Through there now you can easily add the URL of any site that you wish to block. Simply fill the URL for the site and then close the panel. Just restart the Chrome Browser to take effect for the above settings. 
  5.  Repeat the above step to add as many sites as you wish to the blocklist and the chrome will over your orders. You will never see those blocked sites appearing inside the chrome.
  6.  To revert the process and unblock the sites simply check into the same screen through the above steps from where you added the websites for blocking. And after that view, the blocked sites from the options, edit the restrictions over the sites easily then.
So above guide was all about How To Block a Website in Chrome. As through the below article your have eventually got to know that how easy it is to block the websites on the Chrome browser. We hope that you liked this article,

How to Block Websites on Chrome Android

If you often surf the web via Chrome on your Android device, you might need to block certain websites to ensure increased productivity at all times of day.

Remember the "Block Site" browser extension from the desktop instructions earlier in this article? For mobile devices, this extension is also an app you can download. Here's how to use it via mobile to block certain websites on your smartphone:

1. Open the Google Play Store and install the "BlockSite" app.

Your Android Device comes with a native app called Google Play -- also known as the Play Store. This is a marketplace where you can download apps, both free and paid, onto your phone. Open Google Play and search for the BlockSite app (all one word), as shown below.

2. Open the downloaded BlockSite app.

Once you have this app downloaded, open it when the icon appears on your phone.

3. "Enable" the app in your phone's settings to allow the app to block websites.

Open the BlockSite app on your mobile device and tap "Go to settings" when prompted. The app will take you to your phone's app settings. You'll need to enable the app for it to assume control of your browser and block the websites you don't want to see.

Find this app in your settings list and tap on it. You'll either be prompted to "Enable" the app or "Use service." Tapping either one will activate the app for you.

4. Tap the green "+" icon to block your first website or app.

With the BlockSite app enabled, return to the app and tap the green "+" icon on the bottom-righthand corner of your mobile screen. This will open a page where you can block either a website or a mobile app by entering the name of each into the search bar. See the screenshot below; tap "Website" or "App" to set which type of content you want to block.

5. Tap the checkmark on the top-righthand corner to confirm the site has been blocked.

Enter the full URL of the website you want blocked and you'll see a green checkmark on the top-righthand corner of your screen become available. Tap it, and you will have successfully blocked this website.

In the next screen that appears, you'll be able to edit or remove websites and apps from your blocked list at any time

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