Baitblock Alternatives

    Baitblock is described as 'A browser extension to eliminate distractions on the Internet and helps you stay focused' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Baitblock for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, iPhone and Google Chrome. The best alternative is LeechBlock, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Baitblock are Cold Turkey (Freemium), Forest (Freemium), Freedom (Paid) and FocusMe (Paid).

    This page was last updated Nov 18, 2021

    1. Stay focused helps you focus by restricting the daily usage of selected apps to the selected time. Spending too much of time Social Networking or Messaging Apps? Focus it and it will help you reduce the usage.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      Android: Asks if you really want to use an app (e.g. YouTube) and/or if you really want to use your phone Windows: Press Hotkeys to take (forced) breaks and/or enter an intention each time you use your computer and get reminded of it!.
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    2. 1Focus lets you block distracting apps and websites to skyrocket your productivity. Beat procrastination and get things done by focusing on one task at a time. Ideal for students, entrepreneurs, and creative people.
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    3. If you find yourself constantly ending up on distracting websites, you know what a time sink your computer can be. Unfortunately, you can't just stop using your computer because you need it to be able to get work done.

      Discontinued

      The URL to the official website does not work & source at Github has not been updated for an extended period

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    4. Track how much you and your family use your iPhone and iPad each day, automatically • Set daily limits on it and find a balance for the screens in your life Now on the Apple Watch • Quickly see how long you and your family have used your phone today.
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    5. Push distractions aside, silence disruptions and enter a zen like state of focus with Quiet for Mac OS X. With the push of a button, silence noisy applications and fade out all unwanted windows. It gives you that moment of peace you need to get on with work.

      Discontinued

      Developer's site says:
      "Quiet has been discontinued and withdrawn from the Mac App Store as it cannot conform to App Store 'sandboxing' rules. If you already own Quiet, your copy will continue to function indefinitely (or until it breaks in a future update of Mac OS X). Thank you for your support and we hope you have enjoyed the benefits of Quiet!"

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    6. [This app is developed by the same company that's behind Freedom ]
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    7. If you want to concentrate on a task at hand on your Mac, Window Focus is an absolutely essential app.
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    8. Turn Off the Lights for Desktop is a powerful, helpful app to dim your whole desktop and protect your eyes at night. Turn Off the Lights for Desktop allows you to work, play in a dark environment without damaging your eyes.
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    9. Linux port of the Mac OS X application SelfControl . Uses Perl/Gtk2 + iptables. Provides basic timed blocking of specified hosts.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer updated. Last version, 0.9, released in September 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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