How to add, view, edit, or delete a bookmark in Chrome

You can add and manage your bookmarks on both web and mobile versions of Chrome. By default, you can sync bookmarks across your devices that use the same Google account. 

Bookmarks added from the Android/iOS device are stored in the Mobile bookmarks folder. On the other hand, you can save bookmarks in any folder on a computer. 

Three Bookmark Folder

Mobile Bookmarks: If you use Chrome on your smartphone, all the bookmarks are saved in this folder. You can sync your mobile bookmarks across your devices. 

Bookmarks Bar: Bookmarks bar is only available on the computer version of Chrome. You can create multiple bookmark folders and display them on the bookmarks bar. The bookmarks bar is available below the address bar. 

Other Bookmarks: If you don’t know the specific category of a web page, you can save it to the Other Bookmarks folder. 

Manage Bookmarks on Chrome PC

Add a Bookmark

You can bookmark a single page or bookmark all opened tabs on your browser and store them in a folder.

Add a bookmark on Chrome

First, open the web page you want to bookmark and click the Star icon from the address bar. 

Choose the bookmark location

A pop-up will appear on the screen, modify the bookmark title if needed and choose the location. The default location is Bookmarks Bar

Choose another folder

Click on the Folder drop-down menu and choose your desired folder. Select Choose Another Folder from the menu if you want to create a new bookmark folder.

Create a new bookmark folder

Bookmarks Manager will open on your screen, select Bookmarks Bar or Other Bookmarks as your root directory; click New Folder from the bottom-left corner. 

Modify the name of the newly created folder and click Save to save your bookmark. 

Now, if you want to bookmark all tabs simultaneously, you won’t have to bookmark them one by one manually. 

Open the web pages you want to bookmark and close all the unnecessary tabs. Click on the menu icon at the top right corner and move your mouse cursor over Bookmarks

Bookmark all tabs in Chrome

Select Bookmark All Tabs from the menu. Select the root folder and enter the folder name where you want to save the bookmark.

Click Save, and Chrome will bookmark all tabs. 

View Bookmarks in Chrome PC

Chrome Bookmarks Manager allows you to view, edit or delete your bookmarks. Open Chrome and click on the menu icon from the top right corner.

Go to Chrome Bookmarks Manager

Click on Bookmarks from the menu and select Bookmarks Manager from the sub-menu. 

Alternatively, you can type chrome://bookmarks and press Enter

You can see all bookmarks folders and bookmarks on this page. Select any folder and view all bookmarks of that folder. 

Edit a Bookmark

There are two ways of editing a bookmark. You can go to Bookmarks Manager and modify the bookmark, visit the bookmarked webpage, and edit the bookmark title or location. 

View bookmarks on Chrome

Open Google Chrome on your computer; type chrome://bookmarks in the address bar and press Enter.

Click More icon

Click on the folder where the bookmark is; once you find the bookmark, click on the More icon beside the bookmark. 

Edit a bookmark on Chrome

A pop-up will appear with multiple options; select Edit from the pop-up. 

Modify a boomark on Chrome

Modify the title or URL and click Save

If you want to change the folder of the bookmark, drag and drop the bookmark to the targeted folder. 

Click on Blue Star

You can also edit the bookmark title and location from the webpage. So, open the bookmarked webpage and click on the blue star icon at the right side of the address bar.

Edit the bookmark

Edit the bookmark’s name and select a destination folder from the drop-down menu. Finally, click Save to update the bookmark. 

Delete a Bookmark

You can delete a bookmark from the bookmark manager or bookmarks bar. You can also delete a bookmarks folder which deletes all bookmarks in that folder.

Go to Chrome Bookmarks Manager

Open Google Chrome; click the menu icon at the top right corner and navigate to Bookmarks> Bookmarks Manager.

Click More icon

Find the bookmark you want to delete and click on the menu icon beside the bookmark.

Delete a bookmark on Chrome

Select Delete from the menu. 

Delete a bookmark folder on Chrome

If you want to delete a bookmarks folder, click on the menu icon beside the folder and select Delete. 

Manage Bookmarks on Chrome Android

Add a bookmark

Add a bookmark Chrome Android

Visit the webpage you want to bookmark from your Android device and tap on the menu icon from the top right corner. Press the Star icon from the menu to save the bookmark. 

View Bookmarks

View Bookmarks Chrome Android

Open Google Chrome on your Android device and tap the menu icon at the top right corner. Select Bookmarks from the menu to go to the Bookmarks Manager. You can find all existing bookmark folders and bookmarks on this page. 

Edit a Bookmark

Editing a bookmark is easy. Go to Bookmarks from the menu and navigate to the folder where you saved the bookmark. 

Edit bookmarks Chrome Android

Tap on the menu icon beside the bookmark and select Edit from the menu. 

Modify the bookmark name, folder, or URL. After editing the bookmark, tap the Back button to save the progress. 

Delete a bookmark

Open Chrome and tap the menu icon; a menu will appear on your screen. Tap Bookmarks from the menu.

Select the root folder of the bookmark(s) you want to delete and find the bookmark. 

Delete Boomarks Chrome Android

Tap on the menu icon beside the bookmark and select Delete. It will instantly delete the bookmark; however, you can Undo the action shortly after deleting it. 

If you want to delete multiple bookmarks, tap and hold a bookmark to select it, then tap other bookmarks you want to delete and press the Delete icon from the toolbar. 

Manage Bookmarks on Chrome iOS

Add a bookmark on iOS

Open Google Chrome on your iPhone/iPad and visit the webpage you want to bookmark. Tap on the icon at the bottom right corner.

Add Bookmarks Chrome iOS

Select Add to Bookmarks from the menu. If you are syncing to your Google Account, Chrome will sync bookmarks across your devices. 

View Bookmarks on iOS

You can check the mobile bookmarks and bookmarks bar from your Computer on Chrome. 

Launch Google Chrome on your device and tap the icon at the bottom right corner. 

View Bookmarks iOS

A menu will appear on your screen. Select Bookmarks from the menu. 

Select one of the options from Mobile Bookmarks, Bookmarks bar, and Other Bookmarks. 

Edit a bookmark on iOS

Go to Bookmarks by pressing the icon at the top right corner and select the bookmark folder

Tap the Edit icon at the bottom right corner and select the Bookmark you want to edit. 

Edit bookmarks Chrome iOS

Tap More, and a menu will appear on the screen. Select Edit bookmark from the menu. 

You can modify the bookmark title, URL, and location. After changing, tap Done

Delete a Bookmark on iOS

Open Chrome and tap on the icon at the bottom right corner of the app. Select Bookmarks and select the bookmark location. 

Check if the bookmark is available on the location and tap the Edit button.

Delete bookmarks Chrome iOS

Select the bookmark(s) you want to delete and tap Delete

It will instantly remove the bookmark from all of your synced devices. However, you can undo the deletion within a few seconds if you deleted something mistakenly. 

Bookmarks are a crucial part of our browsing life. You can export your bookmarks if you are switching to other browsers or import bookmarks if you are switching from other browsers.

Uchchash Talukder Rana is the founder of @ansmegeek. He is the jack of all trades and master of a few. He uses Windows, Mac, Android & iOS on a daily basis. If he is not sleeping, either he is writing articles or playing Valorant.

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