The Internet is an amazing platform where you can meet new people, watch videos from anywhere around this world and at the same time it can turn out to be the most unwanted thing in this world. Similarly, with a plethora of YouTube channels opened, many videos are not appropriate for kids or might have some content engaging in violence and illegal activities. In that you might need to block a YouTube channel.
Apart from this, there are many users on YouTube that use it to watch videos rather than making them. Some might be supporting your channel while others might feel disdain towards it and take it out, they put nasty comments under your video which not only maligns your rapport with your YouTube community and fans but also harms your reach. It might make your YouTube video extremely controversial, even though it might not be, or it can lead to YouTube deleting your video.
In both the above cases, blocking YouTube channels is necessary and the last resort to stop engaging with the certain channel you do not agree with. There are many ways to block a YouTube channel, depending on which device you are using and viewing YouTube videos.
Let us get to the ways on how to block a YouTube channel.
Let us get started with the basic yet most needed guide. People tend to say bad things and throw profanities behind the internet rather than they would do in real life. Nevertheless, let us learn how to block a YouTube user to stop commenting on your YouTube videos.
There are two ways of blocking:
If you want to block a user on YouTube through your web browser, then:
Now, this user cannot comment on your videos as it has lost access to your channel. To unblock, repeat the same process.
It is easy to block a YouTube channel on your mobile phone too. Let us see how!
And the user is blocked. Repeat a similar process to unblock the user if you want to. These were the two ways on how to block a YouTube channel or the user from the web browser or the mobile device.
Another way to block a YouTube channel is to restrict its content from appearing on your feed if you have lost interest in it. Order to block a YouTube channel from appearing on your feed can be done in two ways:
On your desktop, laptop or PC:
Once this action is completed, that particular YouTube channel disappears from your homepage.
Now if you wish to do the same on your mobile device then follow these steps:
These were the different ways to block a YouTube channel via two methods on two devices. Navigate and explore more on the internet to learn how it functions.