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To block unwanted sites in Google search results, users can use uBlacklist. This is a free extension for Chrome that is useful for preventing specific sites from appearing in searches and thus improving the quality of results. The tool can be used to avoid pages you don't like or to protect children from sites with inappropriate content, for example.

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In the following tutorial, learn how to install and use the uBlacklist extension in Chrome. The procedure was performed on the browser version for macOS, but the tips also apply to users of Windows PCs.

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Extensive for Chrome lets you block sites on Google searches Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

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Step 1. Go to the uBlacklist extension download page. In the Chrome Web Store, click "Use in Chrome" and confirm the installation under "Add Extension";

Install the extension on Chrome Photo: Reproduction / Helito BeggioraInstall the extension on Chrome Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Install the extension on Chrome Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 2. Click on the extension icon, to the right of the address bar, to add a website block list. By default, the current website address will be filled in, but the field can be freely edited. After entering the website address you want to block, press "OK";

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Adding site blocklist Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 3. You can also block sites on the Google search results page. To do this, just click on "Block this site", right next to the result you want to block;

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Blocking site in search results Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 4. To access the extension settings, right-click on the icon and in the context menu click on "Options";

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Accessing extension settings Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 5. By there, you can freely edit the list of blocked sites. Be sure to enter one item per line and use asterisk before and after the main address to block subpages for websites. Finally, press "OK" to save the changes.

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Editing block list Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Ready! Take advantage of tips for using uBlacklist to block websites in Google's Chrome search results.

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