How To Close Safari Tabs Based On Keyword On iOS

Let’s assume that you are using Safari browser in your iPhone or iPad and you are doing some research on a topic. Obviously, you will open ten or fifteen tabs. Now, if you want to close some of the tabs, those are out of topic or has a keyword in the title, here is what you can do. The mobile version of Apple Safari browser has an option that allows users to close tabs based on keyword. That means if a tab contains a specific word in the title, you can close that tab with the help of this tutorial.

Let’s assume that you are researching on a topic and you opened a couple of websites in your browser. After some times, you want to close all the tabs, where a particular website is opened. There are two methods to do that. First, you can find all the tabs and close them manually. Second, you can use this guide to close all Safari tabs based on a keyword or website.

You do not have to download any third-party software or anything to get it done. Apple has included this functionality in the Apple Safari browser for iOS. To get started, you need to follow these following steps. Another important thing is you can use this same method on the iPhone as well as iPad. Unfortunately, this trick is not available in the macOS.

How To Close Safari Tabs Based On Keyword On iOS

At first, open the Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad and make sure all the tabs are opened currently.

Open any tab and click the Tabs button. This Tabs button is visible on the bottom-right corner of your screen. All the tabs should appear on your screen just like this-

How To Close Safari Tabs Based On Keyword On iOS

Now swipe from top to bottom until you get a search box on the top of your screen. Use can use this search box to find all the websites where a particular website is opened. All the tabs will get sorted as you type the keyphrase.

After that, tap and hold the “Cancel” button. Now you should find an option called Close “N” Tabs Matching “your-keyword.”

How To Close Safari Tabs Based On Keyword On iOS

You can tap on this button to close all the tabs that contain that keyword.

After closing all the tabs based on your keyword, you can find the rest of the browser tabs. Following that, you can use those tabs to do anything as usual.

As mentioned earlier, the Mac version of Apple Safari doesn’t allow users to close multiple tabs based on your search query. Although it helps you search for tabs, there is no option to close them as you can do on iOS.

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