Tuesday, November 14, 2017

How to remove Pinterest results from your Google searches


I like Pinterest, don't get me wrong, but I am SICK of having to scroll through pages and pages of Pinterest results from my Google searches to reach an actual site that interests me. This is especially problematic if I'm searching for images. I did a bit of surfing around and found a simple solution that seems to work. It's not 100% perfect, but it does screen out quite a lot of them (and when they do show up they're farther down).

When you type in whatever it is you're googling add this extension just after -inurl:pinimg and there you go – way less Pinterest hits. Oh happy day!

Now – go forth and google something!

3 comments:

JanR said...

Oh! A solution to this super annoying annoyance! Thanks, Shani!!

~ginny said...

Funny that you mentioned that - it was just yesterday I ran into that issue. Thank you for sharing that life hack!
~ginny

Fanny DG said...

Merci d'avoir partagé ton expérience. .. je ne suis pas très sûre d'avoir tout compris mais je vais tenter tout de même. .
Gros bisous!

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