Search by Yahoo

Search by Yahoo

This extension sets your search engine to Yahoo and customizes your page with beautiful photos and access to your top sites

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What is Search by Yahoo?
"Search by Yahoo" is a Chrome extension that transforms your browsing experience by setting Yahoo as your default search engine and revitalizing your new tab page with a dynamic selection of Flickr photos. It not only simplifies online searches with Yahoo’s robust search capabilities but also organizes your favorite websites for easy access, enhancing productivity and visual appeal with every new tab you open.
Users: 10,000+
Version: 3.0.2 (Last updated: 2024-03-14)
Creation date: 2020-08-26
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Overrides search engine: Yes
  • declarativeNetRequestWithHostAccess
  • tabs
  • topSites
  • cookies
  • storage
  • alarms
Host permissions:
  • *://*
Size: 2.60M
Stats date:

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This add-on sets your default search engine to Yahoo and brings a fresh look to your new tab page. Get powerful search results, gorgeous Flickr photos and quick access to your top sites each time you open a new tab!

User reviews
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  • Beautiful pictures
  • Very useful with plenty of information
  • Excellent alternative to Google
  • Issue with compatibility on different devices
  • Difficulty in contacting for assistance
  • Unwanted persistence on device
Most mentioned
  • Beautiful extension
  • Very useful
Recent reviews
by sahid Mollah sahid Mollah, 2024-07-09

by Amani Badesire Amani Badesire, 2024-06-21

by Dayanny Cas Dayanny Cas, 2024-04-07
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Risk impact

Search by Yahoo is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Search by Yahoo if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Search by Yahoo is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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