Manage suggested articles

When you open a new tab, you may find shortcuts to sites you’ve visited lately and suggested Discover articles. If you're signed in to Chrome, suggested articles are based on your recent Web & App activity. You can also manually follow sites to find the latest articles in the "Following" section on your Android or iOS device.

Learn how to use tabs in Chrome.

If you're signed in to Chrome on your Android device, your suggested articles are based on how you interact with your Discover articles and your recent Web & App activity.

Learn more about your Web & App activity.

Manage your Discover content

When you’re signed in to Chrome, you can get article suggestions based on your preferences and interests. For example, if you indicate that you’re not interested in a topic or publisher, you won’t get suggestions from that topic or publisher again. Suggestions are also based on your interactions with the suggested articles, like when you tap on or scroll past an article. Your preferences are stored in your Google account so that better suggestions are provided to you in the future.

You can manage interactions stored in your Google Account at My Activity.

You can manage the activity used to personalize your Discover suggestions:
  • Stop suggestions based on new activity: Next to "Discover," tap Settings Settings and then Manage Activity. Turn Web & App Activity off.
  • Delete any activity info for Discover.
  • Get the latest articles: On your New Tab Page, from the top of the screen, pull down. When the reload icon turns into the Chrome logo, your newest stories load.
Manage suggested article interests

Important: You must be signed-in to Chrome to use these features.

  • To manage interests for all your suggested articles, next to "Discover," tap Settings Settings and then Manage interests.
  • To let Chrome better know your interests, next to an article, tap More Organize and then Not interested in [topic] or Don't show stories from [publisher].
Manage specific articles

To remove an article:

  1. At the bottom right of the article, tap More .
  2. Tap Hide this content .

To save an article to read offline:

  1. At the bottom of the article, tap More .
  2. Tap Download.

To open an article in a new tab:

  1. At the bottom of the article, tap More .
  2. Tap Open in a new tab.

Learn how to read pages offline.

Share your Discover content

You can share suggested articles from your Discover page on different apps or send them to your other devices.

  1. To share an article, tap Share Share.
  2. Select the app you want to share on.
Turn Discover articles on or off
  1. On your Android phone, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  2. Open a new tab.
  3. Next to "Discover," tap Settings Settings and then Turn off or Turn on.
Hide or unhide stories in another language

To hide stories in another language:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open Chrome Chrome.
  2. Open a new tab and find "Discover."
  3. At the bottom right of a story, tap More More and then Don't show stories in [language].
    • To get your updated stories, from the top of the screen, pull down to refresh.

Tip: This feature may not be available for all stories.

To unhide stories in another language:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open Chrome Chrome.
  2. Open a new tab and find "Discover."
  3. Next to "Discover," tap Settings Settings and then Manage and then Hidden.
  4. Under "TYPES OF INFO," unhide the language you want to bring back.
Follow & unfollow the sites in your Following section

To follow a site:

  1. Navigate to the site you want to follow.
  2. Tap More More and then Follow.

To unfollow a site:

  1. Navigate to the site you no longer want to follow.
  2. Tap More More and then Following.
To view and manage followed sites in one place: To the right of the "Following" tab, tap Settings Settings and then Manage and thenFollowing.
Report bad or inappropriate content

You can report content in your Discover articles as:

  • Misleading or sensational
  • Violent or repulsive
  • Hateful or abusive
  • Other

To report content:

  1. Next to an article, tap More Organize and then Report content.
  2. Select the reason you want to report the content.
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