Best Websites to Set and Use as Your Homepage.

Best Websites to Set and Use as Your Homepage.

  • Changing your homepage to a website or web page that you enjoy or find useful allows you to find what you want on the Internet faster each time you open your browser.

  • Below is a list of some of the most popular sites used as homepages on people's browsers.


  • Once you've decided on what homepage you want to use, you can view our page on how to change my browser's homepage.

    Google or another search engine

  • Google is the most popular website and search engine on the Internet.

  • However, all modern browsers have an omnibox or search box built into them.

  • So, instead of using Google or another search engine as your homepage, consider one of the alternatives mentioned below and use your browser's search utility instead.

  • Other search engines like Bing, DuckDuckGo, and Yahoo! are good alternatives that include news, weather, stocks, and other options to make the search page feel more like a portal.

    Social network site

  • Social network and media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube can also be set as your homepage.

  • If you are the only user on your computer and you frequently visit a social networking site, consider setting it as your homepage to keep in contact with all your friend's and family.

    Gmail or another online e-mail service

  • E-mail accounts are a commonly used service on the Internet.

  • You can quickly get through all your e-mail by setting Gmail, Outlook, or another online e-mail service as your homepage.


  • Reddit is another fantastic choice for your homepage as it brings you popular stories on the subjects in which you are most interested.

  • If you frequently visit Reddit, setting it as your homepage allows you to view new content or posts straight away.

    Favorite news site

  • Getting the latest news is available from some of the suggestions mentioned above.

  • However, if you have a favorite news site you frequently visit having it as your homepage can keep you up-to-date with the latest news each time you open your browser.

  • Alternatively, having a site like Google News as your homepage can give you the latest news and best headlines from multiple sources simultaneously.

    homepage and bookmark sites

  • Many websites allow you to customize a homepage or view the most popular bookmarks.

  • Below are a few of these websites with a brief description of each.

  • Protopage - Very similar to the old iGoogle site, Protopage allows you to add and remove widgets from a custom page that contains pages and news stories that interest you.

  • Kadaza - A clean and straightforward site that lets you have quick access to all your favorite pages.

  • 444Websites - A great site for quickly getting an overview of the most popular pages on the Internet.

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