How Bark Works

Content Monitoring

How Bark's Content Monitoring Works

1. Connect

bark's parental control app dashboard

2. Detect

Bark runs quietly in the background in search of issues that might indicate that something is wrong in your child’s online world.

alert in the bark app

3. Alert

Screen Time and Website Blocking

A parent getting online safety for kids through Bark

How to Set Up Screen Time & Blocking

download the bark app

1. Download the app

Online safety for kids through screen time

2. Set healthy limits

Online safety for kids through website blocking

3. Customize filters

Online safety for kids through a Bark alert

4. Get notified

Receive alerts if your child attempts to visit a blocked site containing sexual content.

Location Sharing

Ready to Get Started?

Now that you know how Bark works, take the next step! Bark was created by parents, for parents, to offer a better, easier, and more effective way to help families create healthy digital habits.