Skip Nav
Digital Life
Here Are the Emoji Pumpkin Templates of Your Dreams
Geek Culture
49 Free Templates For the Coolest Jack-o'-Lantern on the Block
Digital Life
Here's Why You Should Get the iPhone 7 Plus but Not the iPhone 7

Get Rid of Google's Left-Hand Sidebar

Geek Tip: Ditch the Google Left-Hand Sidebar

Earlier this month, Google released a new, fresh design, but it hasn't been a hit with everyone. If you're one of the many people who do not like the sidebar on the left side of the page, here's a quick tip to make it disappear.

Instead of using the regular Google URL, type into the browser window. A search performed from this site will yield search results without the additional bar on the left side. To access this quickly, just bookmark the site and add it to your browser's bookmarks. Yes, it might be a pain to access this site as opposed to the easy access of from within your browser, but if you're seriously irked by that left-side navigation, the extra step is worth it.

There are also a few different browser add-ons for Chrome, Firefox, and IE that will yield similar results.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Hide Online Shopping at Work
Airplane-Mode Activities For Your iPhone
Find Lost Photos Online
Free Photoshop Tips
How to save battery on iPhone 4
How to Break Bad Technology Habits
Google I/O Conference Social Tips

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Technology & Gadgets
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds