How To Permanently Delete Your Google Search History

Some users ask me to clear Google Search History on the web. Most of the users do not know about that Google know more about you than you know about yourself.

It saves all the search strings that you use while searching on

There are 4 Steps to Clear Google Search History:

  1. Go to My Activity Google.
  2. Sign in.
  3. Click Delete Activity By
  4. Delete it.

It is really the very easy task.

You just have to follow the steps that I will describe you.

Step 1: Go to My Activity Google

Here According to Google:

Data helps make Google services more useful for you. Sign in to review and manage your activity, including things you’ve searched for, websites you’ve visited, and videos you’ve watched.

Step 2: Sign in

You can sign with your Email address and password.

What you have searched today. It is shown here.

You can manually delete each search from the results but if you want to remove all the Google Search History than be with me.

Step 3: Click Delete Activity By

There are various options in the Google activity page.

You should click on delete activity by.

I am showing you where it is present in the menu tab on Google activity page.

I am highlighting it will a yellow highlighter.

Step 4: Delete it

You can delete history according to your preference.

There are many ways in which you can clear Google Search History.

The preference is:

  • You can clear Google Search History according to today format, last 7 days and last 30 days.
  • You can clear web history but a period of time(like from march 2015 to march 2016).
  • If you want to clear all Google web Search History. Good News for you. You can also do that.

The all described are shown in the image below:


After setting all the preferences. Just click on the delete button and it’s all done.

Why you should clear Google Search History?:

Privacy is the most important factor for anyone.

If you are using the internet at home and accidentally you forgot to log out from your account. Anybody can access your activity page and can see what you have searched.

The ads shown by Google appears as according to what you search on the Google.

If you delete the data than fewer ads are shown by Google to you.

You can do more from Google Activity Page:

Just click on the Activity Controls from the left menu.

From that page, you can control all your data. All the services provided by Google are all together here.

The following things you can do from Google activity page:

  1. Web & App Activity.
  2. Location History.
  3. Device Information.
  4. Voice and Audio Activity
  5. Youtube Search History
  6. Youtube Watch History.

You can pause or play these activities any time on the from the Google Activity Page.

I hope you will now able to clear Google search history from google.

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Rahul Yadav

Rahul Yadav is Digital Marketing consultant and Expert in Delhi, India. He provides SEO, Social Media Marketing & PPC Consulting Services worldwide. Contact at

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