As privacy concerns become more mainstream changing search engines is becoming more popular. Yet, changing your search engine may not be as obvious as one may think, especially given that big tech, non-private search engines pay millions of dollars to be the default search engine in most of the most popular browsers.
If you want privacy online, however, switching to a privacy focused search engine such as Startpage is paramount to achieving that goal. So how does one go about making Startpage their default search engine?
Below are a few of my favorite browsers, Firefox and Vivaldi, along with a few other popular options and how to switch to Startpage using them.