Open source extension that removes comments/recommendations from Youtube: https://github.com/makaroni4/focused_youtube
This is an open-source extension that changes homepage of Youtube (only search bar) and drops recommendations/comments from other pages. Extension requires access to Youtube website. Most important: the extension doesn't collect any data about site usage.
- (2021-06-26) Morgan Ogden: Life saver. Works just like you would want to. Does not block video ads.
- (2020-10-17) Pushkar Tripathi IET Lucknow: Works like charm.
- (2019-12-13) Cosme Schuenemann: It's the best extension to block comments and videos on YouTube