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Install in Brave browser
Install in Brave browser
Updated over a week ago

Brave is built on the Chromium platform. Many of its features come from Google Chrome. There are some crucial differences, though.

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Set as your homepage

When you set as the default homepage for Brave, you can access your favorite bookmarks and widgets faster and more efficiently.

The default setting for Brave is to open with their version of a start page. First, make sure you open with a page.


  1. Open the settings page from Brave by clicking the Menu Icon (top-right) or go there directly by typing brave://settings in the address bar.

  2. On the Settings page, go to On startup. Toggle the third option: "Open a specific page or set of pages" and click "Set pages." Here you can type ""

  3. While you're there, make sure to toggle the option under "Bookmarks bar" to "Show the bookmarks bar." This will come in handy later.

Set as your new tab page

Brave does not permit changing the default New Tab Page setting. There is a workaround. You can use the Chrome extension.

Install Chrome Extension

The Chrome extension makes adding bookmarks and RSS feeds to your page much easier.

Brave does support the direct installation of our Chrome extension.

Click to install our extension now:


With this extension, you can easily import your Chrome bookmarks, manage your Start page, and more. After installation, right-click and select 'Options.'

You can also use it to bookmark any site you're visiting. One regular click will do the trick.

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More instructions for importing your Chrome bookmarks can be found here. Click here for more information about our Chrome extension or read more about it in our blog.

Import bookmarks


Now it's time to import the bookmarks you'd like to transfer from other browsers. You'll only have to do this once. When you've stored them on your page, you can access them from any browser.

  1. Make sure you've exported your bookmarks in HTML format.

  2. Click the Add content button.

  3. In the Add content pane, scroll down, and locate the button 'Import bookmarks.'

  4. Click the Import bookmarks button and browse to the HTML file with your bookmarks.

  5. Click Import.

  6. Once the importing has finished, you will see a prompt 'Your import has been completed.'

  7. Click 'Close' to continue.

Get Bookmarklet

Just like the extension, the bookmarklet allows you to bookmark links with one single click from your bookmark bar.

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Click here for instructions on how to drag and drop it to your bookmarks bar.


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