Google now lets you block websites from search results

By Emil
Mar 10, 2011
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  1. Google now lets you block websites you don't want to see, directly from its search results. A list of your blocked sites is available under Search Settings or under the "Manage blocked sites" link that appears when you block a domain. On said settings page you can find details about the sites you've blocked, block new sites, or unblock sites if you've changed your mind.

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  2. dedparrot

    dedparrot TS Rookie Posts: 67

    block google
  3. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 6,323   +56

    There has been an extension for Chrome that does this for awhile now. I'm VERY glad to see it opened up to other non-Chrome users.

    I assume Google will take this data into consideration when trying to sort the crap from good content.
  4. Lurker101

    Lurker101 TS Guru Posts: 644   +133

    This has been around for a few weeks now and I didn't know if anybody had noticed. It is a fantastic little function that helps you get rid of all the crapware from searches.
  5. ansh1993

    ansh1993 TS Enthusiast Posts: 107

    Good news ! A good way to block Spam .
  6. fpsgamerJR62

    fpsgamerJR62 TS Rookie Posts: 489

    Google's crap filter. nice one :)
  7. Hmmm. I've been checking for this feature on Google for several days now, and it's just not there. I've not seen "hide nor hair" of it in search settings or anywhere else in Google Search. - My best guess is that Google is rolling this feature out in some areas now and in other areas later. I know I don't have it available to me in Madison, MS yet.
  8. T77

    T77 TS Enthusiast Posts: 315

    Has anyone at google ever heard of a browser named Opera? I guess they are just simply ignorant.

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