How does it work?

Open your Browser
Click on the shield icon

How to interpret the Safer Search scores?

In order to provide you an easy-to-understand indication of the status and safety of the website you are thinking of clicking, we provide five levels of online safety scores.

  • Very Poor
  • Poor
  • Unsatisfactory
  • Good
  • Excellent

Safer Search score is powered by the API of WOT. We are not responsible for any mis-categorization of websites and we are not sharing any personal identifiable information via WOT API. Safer Search only adds badgers next to the organic search results in your search feed. For advertisement result in the search feed, we do not add the badger


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Safer Search

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Changing your default search engine to Yahoo

In order to provide the functionality of Safer Search, we require to change your default search engine to Yahoo. If you do not want to use Yahoo as your default search engine, your only resort is to uninstall this extension.

Do you have a question for us?

Internet can be a dangerous jungle sometimes. Unsafe and malicious contents might lurk behind each seemingly innocent search result in your search feed. We want to provide you, our dear end-users, a unique tool to have a preview of the website status to understand if it's a safe destination to move on to.

Yes, it is a completely free Firefox extension that does not require any payment from end users. Feel free to use it and enhance your search and browsing experience.

We integrate the API of WOT to provide the online safety scores and we are not responsible for the accuracy of the score. However, if you do find a wrongly categorized website, you can let us know and we will be able to pass on your feedback to WOT.

I'm sorry to see you go. You can find detailed instructions on the Uninstall page. Before you uninstall, we would really appreciate your feedback on the user experience. This will greatly help us improve our product. Shoot us an email to [email protected].

In order to provide the functionality of this extension and adding the safety badger to your search feed, we need to change your default search engine to one that we are familiar with and we can work with. Not all the search engines support this functionality and if you don't want to use Yahoo as your default search, you have to uninstall our extension.