The safer way to search
Over the past 20 years, billions of people have trusted Google Search with their questions. Every day we work to earn that trust by providing reliable information and protecting your privacy with built-in security technology.
We secure your data with industry-leading technology and by encrypting every search. We build controls so you can choose the privacy settings that are right for you. And we never sell your personal information.
Privacy protection for your Search history
Google Search is the safer way to search. Every day Search blocks 40 billion spammy sites from search results so you can search safely, and proactively protects you by encrypting all of your searches. Search also gives you tools to learn more about your results and take control of your Search experience.
Search proactively blocks webspam from results
All searches are secured with encryption
Learn more about a result before you click
It’s easy for you to control how you want your Search history to be saved to your Google Account — including if you don’t want it saved at all.
Delete your Search history in My Activity
Use auto-delete controls
Delete recent history
The Google app for iOS comes with advanced privacy and security features like Incognito mode and a password manager. Controls are easy to use and always a tap away from the homescreen.
Enable Face ID for Incognito mode
Privacy settings are a click away
One of the most important parts of being a kid is asking questions. That’s why we provide tools like content filters and supervision controls to help Google Search be a place the whole family can confidently search for new information.