How to Make Google Your Homepage in Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari

Last Updated: Feb 6, 2024 by

Google is the most popular search engine in the world, and many people prefer to have it as their homepage for easy access. However, with different browsers and devices, the process of setting Google as your homepage may vary. In this article, we will guide you through the steps to make Google your homepage in Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari.

Chrome

To make Google your homepage in Chrome, follow these steps:

  1. Open Chrome and click on the three dots in the top right corner.
  2. Select “Settings” from the drop-down menu.
  3. In the “Appearance” section, click on “Show home button.”
  4. Click on “Enter custom web address” and type in “www.google.com.”
  5. Click “Save” and Google will now be your homepage in Chrome.

Firefox

To make Google your homepage in Firefox, follow these steps:

  1. Open Firefox and click on the three lines in the top right corner.
  2. Select “Options” from the drop-down menu.
  3. In the “Home” section, click on the drop-down menu next to “Homepage and new windows.”
  4. Select “Custom URLs” and type in “www.google.com.”
  5. Click “Save” and Google will now be your homepage in Firefox.

Edge

To make Google your homepage in Edge, follow these steps:

  1. Open Edge and click on the three dots in the top right corner.
  2. Select “Settings” from the drop-down menu.
  3. In the “Open Microsoft Edge with” section, select “A specific page or pages.”
  4. Click on “Add a new page” and type in “www.google.com.”
  5. Click “Save” and Google will now be your homepage in Edge.

Safari

To make Google your homepage in Safari, follow these steps:

  1. Open Safari and click on “Safari” in the top left corner.
  2. Select “Preferences” from the drop-down menu.
  3. In the “General” tab, click on the drop-down menu next to “New windows open with.”
  4. Select “Homepage” and type in “www.google.com.”
  5. Click “Set to Current Page” and Google will now be your homepage in Safari.

Personalized Homepage

If you want to take your Google homepage to the next level, you can personalize it with your own background image and widgets. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Google homepage and click on “Sign in” in the top right corner.
  2. Sign in with your Google account.
  3. Click on the three dots in the bottom right corner and select “Change background image.”
  4. Choose an image from the options provided or upload your own.
  5. You can also add widgets such as weather, news, and sports by clicking on the three dots and selecting “Customize this page.”

Google Search

If you don’t want to make Google your homepage, but still want to have easy access to Google search, you can add it as a bookmark or favorite in your browser. This way, you can quickly access Google whenever you need to search for something.

By following these steps, you can make Google your homepage in your preferred browser and personalize it to your liking. With easy access to Google search, you can save time and stay connected to the world’s most popular search engine.

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Gulrukh Chaudhary, an accomplished digital marketer and technology writer with a passion for exploring the frontiers of innovation. Armed with a Master's degree in Information Technology, Gulrukh seamlessly blends her technical prowess with her creative flair, resulting in captivating insights into the world of emerging technologies. Discover more about her on her LinkedIn profile.