Freedom - Website Blocker

Freedom - Website Blocker

The Freedom website blocker gives you control over distracting websites, so you can focus on what matters most.

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What is Freedom - Website Blocker?

Freedom - Website Blocker is a Firefox extension designed to block distracting websites. Whether you write, study, design or learn, Freedom helps to keep your focus tuned in to the tasks that matter most. It works seamlessly with free and paid accounts and is integrated with desktop applications. Enjoy an enhanced browsing experience with Freedom!

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Stats
By: Freedom
Users: 2,525 ▼ -6
Rating: 3.17 (23)
Version: 17.0.12 (Last updated: 2021-04-23)
Creation date: 2019-11-09
Weekly download count: 70
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • *://*/*
  • storage
  • notifications
Size: 247.42K
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Freedom - Website Blocker for Chrome
Freedom - Website Blocker for Chrome (v18.0.3)
3.37 (71) 46,660
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Summary

The Freedom Firefox add-on extends additional blocking functionality to Firefox users, and works with both our trial (free) and premium (paid) accounts.

This add-on is designed to be used in conjunction with our desktop applications. With the Firefox add-on, you'll see our calming green screen on any blocked site, and you'll be able to block websites when running add-on based VPN's or proxies.

Thousands of people rely on Freedom every day to write, study, cook, design, build, play, think, learn, and find the focus to do the things that truly matter.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Works great to sync across accounts.
  • Helpful for blocking websites on devices where a dedicated app isn't available.
Cons
  • Requires a paid subscription to use.
  • Requires the user to create an account.
  • Firefox extension on Mac does not work properly.
  • Deceptive practice of not clearly stating it's a paid product before signing up.
  • The browser extension is not effective without the desktop app.
Most mentioned
  • Need for a paid subscription and account creation.
  • Incompatibility issues with the Firefox extension on Mac.
  • Dependency on a desktop app for functionality.
  • Green screen redirection issue without keeping the original website in tab's history.
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Safety
Risk impact

Freedom - Website Blocker is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Freedom - Website Blocker if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Freedom - Website Blocker has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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