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Setting your browser’s homepage offers instant access to the page of your choice each time click the home button. By setting Google as your homepage, you have one of the internet’s greatest search engines at your fingertips. This article will give you step by step instructions on how to make Google your homepage.
How to Make Google Your Homepage for Google Chrome
Google is the default homepage for Google Chrome, but if you’ve changed it and wish to reset it back to Google to give you instant access, here’s how:
Step 1: Open Google Chrome.
Step 2: In the top right corner, click More ⋮ (the three vertical dots) to open the menu.
Step 3: From the More menu, select Settings.
Step 4: In the Settings menu, find the Appearance header.
Step 5: Under Appearance, make sure “Show home button” is selected.
Step 6: If google.com is not entered as your homepage, click Change and type google.com in the provided field.
How to Make Google Your Homepage for Firefox
Setting the homepage in Firefox is a slightly more intuitive process than in Chrome. Here’s how to set Google as your homepage in Firefox:
Step 1: Open your Firefox browser.
Step 2: In the top right corner, click the More ⋮ menu.
Step 3: From the menu screen shown, select Options (looks like a gear).
Step 4: Under the Startup heading, you’ll find the field for Home Page. Type in Google.com to set your homepage to Google.
If you’re looking for more information on setting your homepage on another browser or another language – Google itself provides instructions on how to set Google.com as your homepage. Visit google.com for help from Google! Generally, the a trick you can do on any browser is searching for google.com on Google and entering on the first result. A button will appear on the page, that says “Make google.com my homepage“. Press it and you’re good to go.