Blocking websites has always been an issue as there are many web browsers available these days. But there are ways by which one can easily block websites in browsers like Chrome and Firefox. Previously we told you how to block websites in Chrome using Blockit but that method is no more available. Today we will tell you how to block websites in Chrome using Website blocker.
Different Methods To Block Websites
But before we begin, there are few other similar tutorials which explain the method to block websites.
Block Websites in Chrome Using Website Blocker Extension
To block websites in Google Chrome, you need to have an extension named Website Blocker. This extension is still in beta mode but works quite efficiently. Download and install Website Blocker Chrome extension to get started with the process.
Once installed click on website blocker icon present next to wrench icon on the top right corner.
Left mouse click will directly block the website which is open in the current chrome window. You can also set the time from between which the website should remain blocked.
If you wish to block website without opening them, then you need to right click on the website blocker icon. This will open a new tab with different options. Select the option for “Blocking Website” in the left pane and then enter the URL of website which you wish to block. One can also create custom messages for blocked websites from “Messages of when blocked” in the left pane.
Overall Website blocker is a good extension and solves the very purpose to block websites in chrome. There are few other functions like password facility for saved preferences will be soon introduced as the version gets upgraded. Till then if you are looking for an option to block websites in chrome, then website blocker is the right chrome extension for it.