How to fit more onto your bookmarks toolbar

Are you running out of room on your bookmarks toolbar? We'll show you a super simple way to get more bookmarks onto your toolbar while also making it look spiffy with favorites icons.

Are you running out of room on your bookmarks toolbar? Removing the text is a super simple way to get more bookmarks onto your toolbar while also making it look spiffy with favorites icons. Here's how:

Firefox

Step 1:
Right-click on a bookmark from the toolbar and select Properties.

Bookmarks toolbar properties
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Step 2:
Delete all the text from the Name field and click Save.

Delete name from bookmark properties
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Internet Explorer 9

Right-click on a bookmark from the favorites bar and select Customize title widths, then select Icons only.

IE9 Favorites
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Chrome

Step 1:
Right-click on a bookmark from the toolbar and select Edit....

Chrome edit bookmark
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Step 2:
Delete all the text from the Name field.

Chrome delete name
Screenshot by Ed Rhee


That's it. Now you can fit more bookmarks on the toolbar than ever before, while also making it look cooler than ever before. It should look something like this:

Firefox bookmarks toolbar
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Can anyone guess all the bookmarks in the screenshot?

About the author

Ed Rhee, a freelance writer based in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an IT veteran turned stay-at-home-dad of two girls. He focuses on Android devices and applications while maintaining a review blog at techdadreview.com.

 

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