So I was happy to learn that this week, the YouTube Kids app rolled out more parental controls. And it's all because parents like me provided feedback, letting the company know we need more control over the content our kids are watching. According to a press release, the app's new feature put parents where they belong when it comes to monitoring what kids watch: in the driver's seat.
Now, parents can flag certain content they approve or block videos or channels by simply signing into the app and following a few steps. And, according to YouTube, your selections remain consistent across all your devices. That's right, kids; that means there's no watching blocked content on Mommy's laptop when she's not looking!
Here are a few more things you can do to customize your child's YouTube experience:
What do you think about YouTube Kids' new parental controls?
Melissa Willets is a writer/blogger and a mom. Find her on Facebook where she chronicles her life momming under the influence. Of coffee.