Kiddle is a search engine specially dedicated to children for their academic and other assignment purposes with the support of Google. Kiddle is a search engine that contains safe sites and pages written specifically for kids. These pages are handpicked and checked by Kiddle editors.
How Kiddle is different from Other Search Engines
Safe Search – Sites appeared in Kiddle search results satisfy family-friendly requirements, as they filter sites with explicit or deceptive content. Since Kiddle results are either handpicked and checked by Kiddle editors or filtered by Google safe search, you know you get kid-oriented results without any explicit content. In case some bad words are present in a search query, their guard robot will block the search.
If you wish to request additional keyword blocking, Use keyword blocking form.
If you wish to request additional site blocking, Use site blocking form.
Kids Oriented Results – Let’s see how Kiddle returns results for each query.
* Safe sites and pages are written specifically for kids. Handpicked and checked by Kiddle editors. Typically, results in 1-3.
* Safe trusted sites that are not written specifically for kids but have content written in a simple way, easy for kids to understand. Handpicked and checked by Kiddle editors. Typically, results in 4-7.
* Safe, famous sites that are written for adults, providing expert content, but are harder for kids to understand, filtered by Google safe search. Typically, results in 8 onwards.
Big thumbnails – Most Kiddle search results are illustrated with big thumbnails, which makes it easier to scan the results differentiate between them and click the most appropriate results to your query. Thumbnails serve as visual clues and are especially beneficial to kids as they don’t read as fast as adults.
Large Arial font – It provides better readability for kids.
Privacy – Kiddle don’t collect any personally identifiable information, and our logs are deleted every 24 hours.
Why Kiddle Uses a “.co” instead of “.com” domain
In case of Kiddle “.co” stands for “children only”. It specifies their focus and vision for Kiddle.
Is Kiddle the official Search Engine from Google
A number of news outlets and social media have reported that Kiddle is an official Google Search Engine for children. These kinds of news have created a confusion and concern among users. On the Kiddle website itself, it is clearly written that they are not affiliated with Google Inc and their service is just using the support of Google Safe Search.