The default homepage in Google chrome browser is a new tab with a search bar and suggested ‘articles for you’ links. This looks very monotonous and not much productive. However, Google Chrome has given the ability to change the home icon URL.
I have personally set my homepage icon URL to my blog page. It’s easy to access and keep the blog post ready to push online.
Earlier, I use to set up the chrome homepage URL with the tools or support page of my organization. After setting the homepage as my blog, I can save a lot of time as well as effort that went into searching for the blog URL.
The home icon default URL is set to the chrome://newtab that loads the below page. Though it’s not necessary to change, it is one’s personal preference whether to keep it or change it.
How to Change the Chrome Android Homepage?
The default chrome homepage URL is set to open a new tab page, however, you can customize it to set up a new homepage address in chrome android.
Here are the simple steps to change the homepage URL on Chrome Android:
- Launch Chrome Android app.
- Tap on the menu for Options.
- Select Settings from the options list.
- Tap on the Homepage tab.
- Make sure the Homepage option is On.
- Choose the Open this page option.
- Enter the URL that you want to set as Homepage.
- Hit on the back button to save the changes and navigate back to the home screen on Chrome.
- Tap on the Home icon to check if the new URL is loading.
The new URL that you’ve entered at step #7 will load in the browser every time you hit on the home icon.
You can always switch back to the original new tab URL by setting the chrome://newtab within the URL field.
Video on Changing Chrome Homepage URL
Watch the video demo to change the homepage URL on Chrome for Android. The homepage URL will modify the Home icon located at the top left corner of the Chrome browser on Android.
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Bottom Line: Chrome Android Change Homepage URL
In this way, you can set up a customized chrome homepage URL or address to the home icon. The home icon can be set to your blog or company website address. You can also set up a personalized search engine as the home icon page.
This is a beneficial feature if you have a particular URL that you use daily. I used it to set the homepage URL as my blog. I saved so much of my precious time. I invested it in reading more pages of the current book I’m reading. The feature that lets me change homepage chrome android is an extremely beneficial feature.
Similarly, you can also modify and set a new homepage URL in a chrome computer. Similar to mobile, you can set up any website URL as a homepage in Windows.
Have you changed the homepage URL in the chrome android browser? What did you set up your home page?
How to change the Homepage URL on Chrome Android?
To change the homepage URL on Chrome Android, navigate to the three dots in the corner and tap on settings. Scroll down and tap on the Homepage. Make sure to switch on the home page and enter the URL and get back to the homepage to check it.
Can I change the URL of the homepage on Chrome Android?
Yes, Chrome Android allows you to change the URL to the homepage and add the URL of your choice.
How to add the URL of my blog page to the homepage of Chrome Android?
To add the URL of your blog page to the Homepage of Chrome Android, launch the Chrome browser and tap on the three dots. Now, open the settings and then tap on the homepage. You will see the option to add the URL of your blog page. Simply add the URL and check whether it is added or not on the homepage.