How to block certain websites in safari of iPhone X

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Internet censorship has become something everyone should think about today. Even toddlers know to use smartphones and browse internet today. But the world of internet has enough bad contents even more than the good in it. The chances of an underage getting exposed to seriously bad content on the internet today are very high. It might be your child accessing these contents from your own phone. So the time you put on some restrictions on the access to such content has already crossed. Here is what you can do to block certain websites in safari of iPhone X.

The restrictions you put directly on your kids might not work. The peer pressure they get from their friends or the outside world will surely influence them. So, in this case, the best thing you can do is restrict your device itself from accessing unwanted content. iPhone X being the best smartphone available on the market have options for you to block certain websites. You don’t need any extra parental control apps to do the job. iPhone X itself has many built-in settings which allow you to block websites you want to.

How to block certain websites in safari of iPhone X

Steps to block certain websites in safari of iPhone X

You have two different options when it comes to blocking a website on iPhone X. you can either blacklist some content and allow everything else or can whitelist some content and block everything else.

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Blacklist certain websites

If you want to block your kids from accessing some specific websites, you can blacklist the websites. The steps to do it are:

  1. Open the settings app
  2. Go to general option
  3. Click on restrictions
  4. Tap on the enable restrictions option
  5. Enter the passcode two times
  6. Tap on websites option
  7. You can click on limit adult content to limit all such websites
  8. Or you can click on add a website and enter the URL to block that specific website
  9. Click on done to finish it

Whitelist some content and block everything else

This option can be chosen on your kid’s device to allow only specific website for them. The steps to do it are:

  1. Open the settings app
  2. Go to general option
  3. Click on restrictions
  4. Tap on the enable restrictions option
  5. Enter the passcode two times
  6. Tap on websites option
  7. Click on specific websites only
  8. Click on add a website and enter the website URL you want to allow
  9. Click on done to finish it

I hope this guide was useful in understanding how to block certain websites in safari of iPhone X. If you have any queries or feedback, please leave a comment below.

 

 

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