How it works

Block Party is a suite of powerful anti-harassment tools for Twitter that allows you to continue experiencing the personal and professional benefits of being on social media—without the negative mental health impact.

Here's how we make it happen.

Lockout Filters

Make your day-to-day more bearable with Lockout Filters

Lockout Filters help mute people most likely to bother you with unwanted or harassing content. You can modify the strength of your filters so that they meet your personal needs, and your mood, at any given time.

Sign up and link your Twitter account

Sign up via Twitter

Get started by signing up for Block Party and linking your Twitter account.

Attribute filters

Set filters that suit your needs

Adjust your filters to determine who you want to hear from in your Twitter @mentions.

Twitter notifications

Use Twitter as usual

Use Twitter as usual through a web browser or mobile app in your own language.

Lockout Folder

Review filtered content anytime

All content that's been filtered out goes into your Lockout Folder, for review on your own time.

Block lists

Respond to moments of crisis with Block Lists

Sometimes a single Tweet can trigger an avalanche of abuse. Take action to reclaim your mentions fast with Block Lists.

New block lists

Identify a bad Tweet to block

Copy the link to a harassing Tweet and paste it in Block Lists.

Block lists features

Block by likes/ RTs in one click

Block all accounts that liked or retweeted the Tweet (or both!).

Custom block lists

Upload a pre-existing list

If you have a list of accounts to block, copy and paste it right in.

Block lists

Make as many lists as you need

Repeat as needed; all lists are saved for your review anytime.

Learn more about how we designed Block Lists
Helper view

Get support from your friends with Helper View

You don’t have to face the trolls alone. Helper View allows trusted supporters to take action on your behalf—without needing to give full access to your Twitter account.

Add helpers

Choose someone you trust to help

Input the email address of a friend, family member, or trusted supporter to get started.

Set helper permissions

Set the right level of permissions

You can add new Helpers or remove old ones at any time.

Helper view

Have Helpers mute and block for you

Helpers can view your Lockout Folders, mute and un-mute, and even block on your behalf.

Take back control of your online experience

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