In this blog you are going to learn how to block any website in google chrome. Now here rises a question that why any one would like to block any thing that is online on web.
well the answer to that is that there is almost every thing available on internet and you just need to type a word and you will get thousands of result related to that word you searched. so there are few things that you may not like to get displayed in front of any one or you don’t want your family member to get access to those things which is not good for them.
For example: At the time of your kids exams you won’t like him to see using facebook, youtube or any other website for hours. In this case you can just block that website in your google chrome so that you or others should not get access to that website.
What is Create Redirect Link Or Page in chrome. Well we will take the same example as we have seen one above. At the time of your kids exam you can redirect facebook site to any educational site. This means you are Creating Redirect Link Or Page in chrome so that when ever anybody is trying to visit facebook will be redirected to the other site which you have managed in chrome.
By this you can even have some fun by blocking or redirecting some sites that are used much by your family members but this fun thing should be done only for limited time.
so lets start the steps for How To Block Any Websites in Google Chrome Using Extension – And also Create Redirect Link Or Page in chrome.
Step 1 : Go to google and search for “chrome web store”, the first link in google search result you will of google chrome web store where you can find apps and extentions for your google chrome.
- Click that first link in goolge search result.
you can also goto to google chrome and click the customize and control google chrome button at the top right of your google chrome browser.
under customize and control google chrome button you will see ‘setting’ option cick on that.
then as you click on settings option you will see all settings you can make to your chrome browser but at the top left you will see ‘Extensions’ option click on it.
as you click on ‘Extensions’ option you will see all the default extensions and apps that are installed already. you have to scroll down at the bottom of the page you will see ‘Get more extensions’ link you have to click on that link and you will be redirected to the same page as you will get redirected by google when you search for ‘chrome web store’ in google.
Step 2 : Now here in chrome web store page you will see a search box at the top left. There you have to search for “block site”.
Now to filter your search you can see three options below the search box at left sidebar of the page. the options are as ‘Apps’, ‘Extensions’, ‘Themes’. You have to click on ‘Extensions’.
Step 3 : after this you will see the first ‘Extensions’ as block site. you have to click on the button which says “Add to chrome”, and it will get downloaded and installed in your google chrome browser.
Step 4 : Now under the customize and control google chrome button at the top right of your browser you will see ‘settings’ option cick on that and then at the left side you will see ‘Extensions’ click on that.
Step 5 : On ‘Extensions’ page you will see the ‘Extension’ you just installed that is “block site”. There you have see whether it is enabled or not, it should be ‘Enabled’ than you have to cick on the link which is “options” and then you can manage all block sites.
Step 6 : The first thing under blocked site is ‘List of blocked sites’, now here you have to add site name like www.facebook.com to block it in box you see and then cick on ‘Add page’. after adding each page or website you will see an redirect option where ever you want to redirect your blocked page or website just type the website address in the box and click on ‘Set’ button.
Step 7 : To block any words you can see second option under blocked site that is ‘blocked words’ click on it and thre you wil see ‘Custom list’ and ‘Adult related’ ‘ON’-‘OFF’ button by default it is ‘OFF’ you have to click it to make it ‘ON’. After that you will see box where you have to add words that you want to block and redirect.
Step 8 : The most important step of the blocking, If the user knew that you have used Chrome Extension to bock sites and redirect it then that user can easily uninstall your this block site Extension. so to prevent this, This step is so important here you have to set password in the ‘Uninstall Protection’ option. Once you set Password then when ever any one tries to Uninstall your block site Extension he or she will be asked for password.
In this way you can Block Any Websites in Google Chrome Using Extension – And also Create Redirect Link Or Page in chrome.
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