Best Cold Turkey Alternatives in 2021
Cold Turkey is described as 'productivity program that you can use to temporarily block yourself off of popular social media sites, addicting websites and games so that you can get your work' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Cold Turkey for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, Google Chrome and Linux. The best alternative is LeechBlock, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cold Turkey are FocusMe (Paid), Forest (Freemium), SelfControl (Free, Open Source) and StayFocusd (Free).
- BlockSite is an extension, which automagically blocks websites of your choice. View 6 alternatives to BlockSite
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- Free • Proprietary
- Google Chrome
- 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. View 50 alternatives to Stay Focused : App Block & Website Block
- Free • Proprietary
Stay Focused : App Block & Website Block vs Cold TurkeyAllows app blocking and different levels of restrictions to prevent changes to timers that have been set, although free version only allows 5 apps to be blocked. Another feature, called 'Take a Break', can be set to block apps for long periods of time, although it doesn't seem to activate with a large amount of whitelisted apps.
- If you find yourself constantly ending up on distracting websites, you know what a time sink your computer can be. View 48 alternatives to SelfRestraint
The URL to the official website does not work & source at Github has not been updated for an extended period
- Free • Open Source
- 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!. View 50 alternatives to iChooseToNo screenshots yet
- Freemium • Proprietary