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How to Block Porn on Android Phones and Tablets

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The Internet has certainly made our lives easier by providing us with a convenient platform to find anything. Though it has many benefits, it can’t be argued that in p[resent day, the internet can do more harm than good because of availability of adult or pornographic content. It is so easily available that this has made parents worry about their children getting exposed to porn, especially teenagers. Porn can be highly addictive as found by the studies, so as parents you would like to block adult porn websites on your child’s smartphone. In this article, we have given you the best tool to block porn on Android devices.

Block Porn on Android Phones and Tablets

Pornography has become a plague to the society where porn industry has become billions of worth due to the sheer number of consumers. Approximate 35% content downloaded by users are pornographic and many people seek out porn on a daily basis. Porn has also become an addiction which has many adverse effects on the addicts. Children are most severely affected by porn. Below are some of the impacts of porn on children -

  • Watching porn disorients children from their sexual beliefs and moral values.
  • Viewing porn makes children think that rape is nothing wrong and this increases the chances of rapes.
  • It may give rise to feelings of loneliness and depression in children.
  • By getting frequent exposure to porn, kids may start showing sexualized behavior with others.
  • It increases chances of teen pregnancy.

So, it is necessary to block adult porn websites on your kid’s smartphone so that they can’t get exposed to porn mistakenly or willingly.

How Parental Control Software Can Help?

As a parent, it is your duty to ensure that your kids don’t come in contact with pornographic content. But you can’t always check your kids’ device to know whether they are watching porn or not. Moreover, there is a chance that they won’t allow you to check their smartphone. So, you can use the FamiSafe parental control and monitoring tool. FamiSafe is the best tool to block inappropriate websites on Android phones and tablets including pornographic websites. Using FamiSafe, parents can check the browser history of their kid’s smartphone and view what their kids are viewing on the internet. Not only can you know what websites your kids are viewing, but you can also block porn on Android.

Features

  • Check web browsing history - You can check the browser history of your kids and see whether they view porn on their devices or not. Complete URL of the websites will be for you to go and check whether they are appropriate for your children to see or not.
  • Find out browsing frequency - Parents can also find out how many times their kids visited a particular website. If they visit an adult website frequently, you can talk to them about it.
  • Check browser bookmarks - It is also possible to check the browser bookmarks of the target. You can know whether your kids have bookmarked any adult site.
  • View Date and Time stamps - You can also view the date and time your kid visited a particular website. You wouldn’t want your kids to be watching porn in school.
  • Block websites - Using FamiSafe, it is also possible to block inappropriate websites on Android Not only you can block porn websites, but also other websites like YouTube, social networking sites etc.

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How to block porn on Android using FamiSafe

To learn how to block porn on Android using FamiSafe, follow the steps given below -

Step 1: Install FamiSafe from App Store or Google Play on both parent's and kid's cell phones.

Step 2: Register a FamiSafe account within the App. You may register on either your phone or your kid's phone. The same account is applicable to both devices.

Step 3: Connect and monitor kid's phone from parent's phone using Famisafe.

Step 4: FamiSafe is the most reliable reliable parental control app for location tracking, app blocking, web filtering, screen time control and more. You can start your control now!

Step 5: Finally, go to your FamiSafe online control panel and from there you can block inappropriate websites on Android. It may take some time for FamiSafe to sync data between your FamiSafe control panel and the target device.

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Tips for Self-Blocking Porn

Below are some of the best tips to block porn on Android -

  • Install a safe browser - To ensure that your kids don’t get access pornographic content on their Android smartphones, you can install a safe browser such as SPIN safe browser on their devices. The safe browser already has web filtering features integrated that removes any inappropriate content from the search engine results as well as block adult porn websites.
  • Use Google Safe Search - You can also prevent kids from accessing inappropriate content is by using Google’s Safe search features. Not only is this feature available on Google app, you can also use it on Google Play Store. Once you activate Google safe search feature on both Google app and Play Store, Google will always filter out everything from images to videos to block inappropriate websites on Android.
  • Using OpenDNS - You can also restrict your child from accessing the porn websites on their Android devices by using the OpenDNS. You need to configure the DNS of your home Wi-Fi network on the target device to OpenDNS and then all content coming to the device will automatically be filtered and no inappropriate content will open on it.
  • Install a parental control app - You can also find various parental control apps on Google Play Store to block porn on Android. These apps will also allow you to check the browser history of your child as well as their social media apps. Since, porn can also be distributed through social media, by tracking their social media; you will be able to block porn on Android.
  • Enable safe browsing in Chrome - Safe browsing can also be used in chrome to block inappropriate websites on Android devices. Since, Chrome is amongst the most popular web browsers for Android, enabling safe search on Google Chrome will ensure that their kids remain protected from inappropriate content and block adult porn websites.

Porn is a major blight in our current society but sadly it is widely available and has not been banned yet from the internet. The reason is clear; porn has one of the biggest online presence and consumers than any other content. Children suffer greatly due to exposure to porn both in psychologically as well as mentally. So, it is necessary to block adult porn websites on your kid’s smartphones so that they don’t come in contact with porn. There are many tools that you can use to block porn on Android devices, but FamiSafe is the best tool for this task. So, to take full advantage of FamiSafe content filtering and porn blocking features, visit their official website and sign up for a free FamiSafe account now.

Thomas Jones by Thomas Jones Updated Aug 14,2018 14:15 pm
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