Best Website Blocker: Block Websites & Apps With Circle

Block and limit online distractions to help your family focus on what really matters.

Learn More About Circle’s Easy-To-Use Web Filters and Screen Time Management Features

Wondering how to block websites and apps on your home network and on iPhone, Android, and other mobile devices? Circle Parental Controls offers the most complete website blocking tool for the whole family.

  • Set custom filters for every family member on multiple devices
  • Block distracting apps and websites with screen time management tools
  • Monitor web use and review Internet history
  • Use on iOS, Android, macOS, Windows, Kindle, Chromebook, and more
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Set Custom Web Filters for Every Family Member Across Multiple Devices

In-home device and website blocker app make it easy for parents to filter at home and away.

The Circle Home Plus device plugs into your existing router and is managed with the Circle Parental Controls iOS and Android app. The app includes pre-set filters for Kid, Teen, Adult, or None—all with default apps and web content blocked. Parents can easily customize website blocker and app settings. When kids are away from home, manage their mobile devices (iOS, Android, Chromebooks, and Kindle Fire tablets) on any network. Install the Circle App and set up mobile device management for oversight on any cellular, data, or Wi-Fi network.

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Block Distracting Websites and Apps With Circle’s Screen Time Management Tools

Schedule distraction-free focus time, set bedtimes, and give screen time rewards.

Circle is more than just a great web blocker. You’ll get tools like Time Limits, Focus Time, Bedtime, Pause the Internet®, and screen time Rewards. All these tools help parents create a customized screen time schedule for each member of the family, so the important things like homework, practice, family time, and sleep won’t suffer. Help your family build self-control, beat procrastination, and create healthy online habits. Features like Focus Time make Circle the perfect website blocker for studying.

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Monitor Web Usage and Review Internet History

Get a detailed view of where your family is spending time online.

Circle’s Internet History functionality makes it fast and simple to see websites and apps that were visited and blocked. If you see inappropriate or distracting sites, you can quickly add these to your blocklist—and you can allow sites that shouldn’t be blocked. The Internet Usage feature gives parents a complete picture of use across all devices. This helps you make informed decisions about the amount of screen time that’s right for each family member and how you can help them stay focused.

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FAQs: How to Block Websites and Apps with Circle

There are many ways to block a website. You can change settings on your computers and mobile devices or play with your router’s settings. But managing these settings is difficult and time-consuming. There are also a lot of website blocker browser extensions, desktop apps, software, and parental control routers you could use, but none of them provide a simple and complete solution for you and your family. Circle is different because of its unique combination of in-home device and mobile app management. This gives you full control at home and away.

Block Websites and Manage Screen Time with Circle

The best website blockers should do far more for your family than just filter websites. Circle is the most comprehensive solution for parents to filter content, manage screen time and monitor usage. Get started today with Circle to help your family create healthy online habits! 

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