Bookmarks are used to pin selected web pages URLs into the web. Most of the web browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Safari provides Bookmark Manager in order to bookmark favorite web pages.
Open Bookmark Manager
In order to manage and export bookmarks, we need to open the Bookmark Manager. Bookmark Manager is used to editing, export and import bookmarks. We can open the bookmark manager in a different way for Google Chrome. We can open the bookmark Manager from
Chrome Menu ->
Bookmark manager like below.
Alternatively, we can use the CTRL+SHIFT+O keyboard shortcut easily opens the Bookmark Manager.
The last alternative way is using the address bar with
chrome://bookmarks like below.
Bookmarks can be exported from the bookmark manager screen. We will click to the top-right menu sign and select the menu item Export bookmarks like below.
We will see the following Save As screen which will save the current bookmarks as HTML. Bookmarks are exported in HTML web pages in Google Chrome. We will specify the HTML document name or filename for the bookmark export. In this case, we will set as poftut. By default, the export location is the current user documents folder but we can change it.
We can restore exported Google Chrome bookmarks easily by using the Bookmark Manager. We will click to the top-right Bookmark Manager menu where we will select the import bookmarks menu item.
We will see an Open File dialog where we will select the exported bookmark file which we want to import. In this example, we will import the bookmark backup named poftut.