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Roadblock - Content Blocker
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Control your web browsing experience with Roadblock, a powerful content blocker for Safari on macOS and iOS. Roadblock blocks annoying and unwanted content, protects your privacy and security, improves webpage load time, and reduces browsing data usage.

Roadblock is available for Mac, iPhone, and iPad. Profiles and settings sync seamlessly across all devices.

Content Blocking
• Block ads, pop-ups, tracking, social buttons and widgets, images, videos, scripts, fonts, and more
• Comprehensive and optimized built-in rules

Custom Rules
• Create and manage your own rules
• Block or whitelist resources and websites
• Hide webpage elements
• Strip cookies from web requests
• Force the loading of websites and resources over a secure connection (https)
• Specify filters using a simple and an intuitive filter format.
• View and manage all custom rules generated by Roadblock when you use its Safari extension to block and hide content visually
• Search, copy and paste, import, export, and share custom rules

Blocker Profiles
• Create and manage multiple profiles with different settings
• Activate profiles on demand
• Use different profiles on different devices
• Import, export, and duplicate profiles
• Share profiles with family and friends

Safari Extension
• Modern Safari extension that lets you block and hide content visually, change the active profile, turn blocking on or off, and add custom rules

Blocker Extension
• Modern blocker extension that blocks content with minimal overhead and high performance
• Doesn't have access to your browsing activities and can't send any information about what was blocked back to the app

iCloud Sync
• Keeps profiles and settings up-to-date across all your devices (Mac, iPhone, and iPad)
• Lets you access your profiles and settings from any device

Please note that the modern extensions and iCloud Sync require macOS Sierra (10.12) or above. The dark appearance is only available on macOS Mojave (10.14) when the appearance is dark.

You can learn more about Roadblock for Mac at:


"the simplicity and power of profiles and the ability to create custom block and hide rules visually, make Roadblock my new favorite OS X content blocker"
- MacStories

"The app’s intuitive interface lets you exclude ads and content through a set of simple rules, which you can either specify manually or create interactively from any website"
- Macworld

"If you are having trouble focusing on the content on your favorite websites because it is full of distracting ads, you should consider opting for this efficient solution"
- AptGadget
What's new in v1.6.9
• Built-in rules updates and improvements
• Bug fixes

Please open the app after updating it so the updated rules can be reloaded in Safari. It is recommended to have Safari closed when you open the app for the first after updating it.
  • App History
  • Update
    July 14 2019
  • $4.99
    July 12 2019
  • $9.99
    June 20 2019
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    June 16 2019
  • $4.99
    May 21 2019
  • $9.99
    May 17 2019
  • Update
    May 14 2019
  • $4.99
    May 8 2019
  • Update
    April 10 2019
  • $9.99
    March 14 2019
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    March 9 2019
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    March 5 2019
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    January 25 2019
  • $4.99
    December 21 2018
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    December 16 2018
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    November 9 2018
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    October 26 2018
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    September 1 2018
  • Update
    June 24 2018
  • New App: $9.99
    July 7 2016
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