We are happy to offer a video filtering tool at the top of our website, but what if your child or teen is searching YouTube from a regular browser or smart phone?
Fortunately, parental controls are now available on YouTube using a Google account. Even though YouTube contains questionable material regardless of filtering, there are ways to make it a little safer. In this article you will learn how to turn on Restricted Mode formally called Safety Mode and more importantly — how to lock it.
After many requests from parents and educators, YouTube now has parental controls so you can implement YouTube Safe Search in your browser when searching from youtube. Therefore, you may want to lock it in order to ensure it is always activated for all family members.