Personalize your news

While you’ll see news headlines on many Yahoo pages, we’ve designed certain pages to give you a customizable news feed (like the Yahoo homepage).


  Get the most out of your news feed: Sign in with your Yahoo or Facebook account to fully tailor your news.

When you mouse over a headline on a Yahoo news-feed page, you’ll see personalization options. The preferences you choose will affect the stories you see in that Yahoo news-feed.

News headline with buttons

Seeing more of a news topic

  1. On a Yahoo news-feed page, mouse over a headline.
  2. Click the More like this icon Plus sign.
  3. We’ll prompt you for your news-feed category preferences.
  4. Select the categories you’d like to see more of.
  5. Click Done.

Seeing less of a news topic

  1. On a Yahoo news-feed page, mouse over a headline.
  2. Click the Fewer like this icon X.
  3. We’ll prompt you for your news-feed category preferences.
  4. Select the categories you’d like to see less of.
  5.   Alert: To tell Yahoo your preferences, you must select the categories you don't want to see.

  6. Click Done.

Saving a story

  1. On a Yahoo news-feed page, mouse over a headline.
  2. Click the Save icon The letter Y.

More preferences

Have you linked a Facebook account to your Yahoo account? Learn how to customize your content preferences further.

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