PC Internet Filtering Software Recommendations


Safe Eyes Family Internet Manager


Our Rating Users Who Bought (%) Where To Go Next
49.4%

Pros: Filters based on web addresses and keywords. Real time parent alerts. Custom filtering for each user. Windows and Mac Versions.

Cons: Slows downloads when browsing. Fails to detect all inappropriate images.

Conclusion: Truly excellent solution, minor glitches do not outweigh overall performance.


Net Nanny 6.5 Internet Filter


Our Rating Users Who Bought (%) Where To Go Next
22.3%

Pros: Very inclusive filtering and blocking. Good social media and game monitor. Windows and Mac Versions.

Cons: Overly strict at times by blocking harmless sites. But, parents can over-ride and allow.

Conclusion: You can't go wrong with this one, especially if you prefer to be overly protective of online activity.


Cyber Patrol Parental Controls


Our Rating Users Who Bought (%) Where To Go Next
14.9%

Pros: Options to limit time online and block games and IM. Windows only version.

Cons: Can miss some images and fail to block some foreign sites.

Conclusion: Easy and simple to set up and use. Very good tool for filtering the internet.


PureSight Online Filtering


Our Rating Users Who Bought (%) Where To Go Next
9.5%

Pros: Accurate and easy to use. Parent friendly internet portal.

Cons: Over blocks some content like Sports. But, better safe than sorry.

Conclusion:Great solution that can filter foreign language sites.


Bsecure Online


Our Rating Users Who Bought (%) Where To Go Next
8.2%

Pros: Can filter every device connected to your router like phones, ps2, mac, laptops.

Cons:Social networking administration not very good.

Conclusion:Bsecure performs all required parental restrictive tasks, and does a really good job at it.


All Other Web Filtering Software


Software Title Users Who Bought (%) Rating
CYBERsitter Less Than 2%
McAfee Family Less Than 2%
FilterPak 7.7 Less Than 2%
imView Less Than 2%

We do not reccomend these software solutions as they have not performed to our standards. Please select your solution from those that have received 4 or more stars.