A Mac app to block distracting websites and applications
Reclaim your productivity by using the best distraction blocker for the Mac. Block distracting websites and apps like Facebook, so you can finally get some work done (and some peace).
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Facebook? Twitter? Reddit? Messenger? These services are great, but getting stuff done can be hard when they're one click away.
Wouldn't it be great if there was a way to quickly create your ideal work environment on your computer?
In the real world, it's easy to close the door or put on some headphones. But blocking out distractions on a computer is harder. We socialize and entertain ourselves on the same computers where we work. Interruptions make it hard to get into a state of flow.
Focus is an Internet blocker and can block any website with precision.
This makes it easy to block an entire website or just a page. You can even use the powerful allowed sites feature to block the entire Internet (or just allow a few pages).
Focus is also a powerful application blocker and can block applications on your computer like Slack, Skype or distracting games like Civilization.
Getting back on track after you're distracted can be tricky, which is why Focus shows an inspirational quote to put you back in a productive mindset.
Dozens of inspiring quotes are shipped by default, but you can always customize and add your own to personalize your motivation.
"Action is the foundational key to all success." — Pablo Picasso
Be more productive by scheduling your productivity ahead of time and building a habit. Focus makes it easy to setup daily, weekly or weekend schedules (and to enforce them).
If schedules aren't your thing, Focus has a pomodoro timer, a productivity technique of breaking work into small chunks to improve flow and mental agility.
And don't worry, if you need a break, Focus can allow up to a certain amount of time every day. Over time, using Focus this way helps you build your discipline and self control.
Sometimes procrastination creeps in and we need some extra help staying on task.
Focus can enforce schedules and timers, which means when they're running, they cannot be stopped.
Focus also offers password protection, requiring a password to change any preferences. This is for use with a trusted friend.
Be careful, these modes once engaged cannot be stopped!
Password Mode is a Focus Expert feature
Keep up with your productivity to ensure you're on track with Statistics.
Track daily, weekly, monthly and yearly Focus sessions so you always know when you've been productive.
Build a streak, and then keep it going!
Focus has full BASH scripting support, which means it also supports your favorite programming language.
Craft the productivity routine of your dreams, like automatically setting away status on Slack/Skype or setting Do Not Disturb mode on your Mac.
It's even possible to call Focus from other applications, creating flexible productivity routines. Learn more about scripting with Focus.
Scripting is a Focus Expert feature
After a long Focus session, take a break. Breaks are configurable in the preferences and can be disabled entirely.
Break mode is a Focus Professional feature
Quickly add and remove websites to Focus by dragging and dropping them onto the menubar icon.
Instantly get in the zone from any application with a global hotkey you can configure (by default it's
Focus supports all networks, including complex ones you may find at work (like proxies or VPNs).
Powerful URL Blocking allows you to block exactly what you want, from a page, to an entire website or the entire Internet itself.
Focus never sends your browsing data to our servers, everything is self-contained on your Mac.
Rest easy knowing your privacy is safe.
Focus can't force you to work and that's not its goal.
Focus helps you create your ideal environment with 1-click, so you can get high quality work done.
Watch a quick video on how Focus works.
Here are some of the nice things they've said:
"Thanks for this incredible tool, for me it is the most important tool on my mac" — Prabhu
"I really like the Focus application and it is tremendously helpful for me" —Robin
"Thank you for creating such an amazing application; your app has especially served me well this week during finals!" —Clifford
Here are some more of our favorite tweets from customers!Focus
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