Finding a tutorial on how to remove an image from Google search results. Does one of the embarrassing photo of yours from a wild party years ago appear in Google Image search when someone searches for your name? or do you have any your copyright image appearing on Google Image Search
Please fine below the steps on how to remove an image from google image search results
“Google images” is not the source of the images in our search results. Instead it crawls the web for images to include on the results page. The best way to have an image removed from google image search results is to have it removed from the site on which it is hosted.
There are a couple of ways in which the pictures can be removed from Google Image Search.
- If you own the site, you can remove the image from the site yourself or use robots.txt to block google from crawling the image
Do not own the site
- If you don’t own the website where the image is hosted, you can contact the webmaster of the blog / website where the image is hosted and ask them to remove the image from their site. Once the webmaster has made the changes, the picture will fall out of google image search results the next time Google crawls and reprocess the page.
You can however expedite this removal process using the google web page removal tool which you’ll find in either the images or web search help center. In certain cases where an image is infringing your copyright, you can submit a removal request to Google for help with removal process,
Finally remember to be patient. It can take some time to remove images from Google search
Hopefully, you will find this article on How to remove an image from Google search useful.
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