If you use Firefox and want to get notifications of any new activity from a web page, email or social media apps, Tab Notifier is the tool for you.
Streamus is a simple way to stream music from Chrome. The extension provides audio from YouTube videos, and there is no need to install software. Check it out.
Want to temporarily see your password as you type it in the password field? Try installing a Firefox add-on called Show Password Field for convenience.
Fancy a faster way to copy a link in the browser? Copy Link Address allows you to simply hover over a link and press “Ctrl + C” to copy the address.
If you use Gmail in Google Chrome, here’s a handy extension that allows you to see your Google Tasks along with your Gmail inbox.
Do you just want to copy the text of a link, and not the link? Link Stun can disable links in highlighted text so you can copy them as plain text.
If you’re looking for an easier way to know which online stores offer a product for a lower price, Ciuvo Price Comparison can help you do just that.
Online collaboration tools are mostly used for discussion and brainstorming. What if you want bookmarking to be the collaboration tool? Here’s the fix.
uSelect for Chrome lets you select multiple links and provides you the option to either open the links or download them.
There are many distractions in the Web. PomodoroFox for Firefox lets you blocks unproductive websites that you specify and be more productive.
With the rise of digital tools, an useful tool called Expensify can helps you consolidate and manage web receipts in one place. Let’s check it out.
With CoolPreviews for Firefox, you can now check links before you click, specifically shortened ones, to make sure they don’t lead to unsecure sites.
Tab Resize is a Chrome extension that allows you to easily split the screen layout to display multiple tabs in one tiled view. Let’s check out how it works.
Firefox comes with a Quick Find feature that allows you to search for text when you start typing. Here is how you can get the same feature in Google Chrome.
If you like to share tidbits of quotes, and other useful information from blog posts or websites, Micro Sharing for Chrome will make this task easier for you.
If you always have a set of URLs that you want to load whenever you run the browser, Multiopen for Firefox allows you to open multiple links quickly and easily.
When you need to do research that’s heavy on citations, you can use Citable to quickly save websites’ link and notes to a Google Spreadsheet document.
Saved Password Editor is a Firefox addon that allows you to save, edit, delete and manage saved passwords in Firefox by simply right-clicking on a web form.
If you frequent links but want to be sure that they are safe and virus-free, Dr. Web Link Checker for Google Chrome can help you check links for viruses.
If you need to convert figures from one unit to another in a webpage, the Converter addon for Firefox can easily convert measurements with a click of a button.
If you use Yahoo Mail, you can use the “Fastest Notifier for Yahoo Mail” add-on for Firefox to check and receive Yahoo mail notifications in the browser.
Bookmark a URL doesn’t allow you to add your own notes about that site. If you want to add notes and save webpages at the same time, AnnoPad is a great solution.
Private browsing in Firefox requires you to open a new window. The Private Tab addon allows you to open private tabs in Firefox instead of a separate window, making it easier for you to keep track of multiple sites at a time.
For those who like copying text from multiple web pages, Text MultiCopy for Firefox allows you to copy multiple texts and paste them all at the same time.
If you are concerned that your browser won’t be able to handle multiple downloads, you can use Download Plan to schedule downloads in Firefox
For those who read RSS feeds every day, JellyReader is a useful RSS reader that store your feeds in the cloud and allows you to access RSS feeds offline.
A Firefox add-on called Easy Copy offers a quick way to copy multiple web page URLs, along with other details like page title and HTML source.
Documents conversion can be a hassle and may require you to install additional software. Soda PDF allows you to convert documents to PDF within Firefox. Let’s check it out!
EasyDrop is an extension for Google Chrome that lets you access your Dropbox files from Google Chrome, without leaving your current tab.
If you use Firefox, an add-on called SuperDrag allows you to open links by simply employing the drag and drop function of your mouse.
The History tool in Google Chrome can be in a mess sometimes. Better History provides a more structured way of searching and viewing recently visited sites.
For those who need to keep track of word count, Word Count Tool for Firefox allows you to easily find out the word/character count of highlighted text in the browser.
If you want to try a faster way to share web content online, you might want to try an extension for Google Chrome called Cortex.
Wired Marker for Firefox allows you to permanently mark text on websites. The highlighted text will still be visible the next time you visit the site.
Sending content from desktop to Android is not as easy as it seems. An extension called Pushbullet for Google Chrome and Firefox makes this task easier.
While sending emails, there are many ways to secure your mail. docTrackr can encrypt and secure your PDF files when sending it through Gmail.
The Download icon in Firefox is not really very useful. If you want your downloads to be more accessible, Download Status Bar might be a good solution.
Managing multiple Twitter accounts can be tedious, especially if you want to maintain a consistent online presence in all of them. Fortunately, there is a Chrome extension called QuickTweet that allows you to quickly access multiple Twitter accounts with just a few clicks.
Google Plus was recently updated with a new interface and a good number of added features. This includes Creative Kit, a built-in image editor that allows a user to edit photos in Google Plus right within the app. The following instructions illustrate how this is done.
What do you do when you receive a document that need to be signed? You will have to print it out, sign it and rescan it before you can send it back. HelloSign allows you to sign a document sent to your Gmail address and sign it from there.
If you don’t want note-taking apps for simply saving web pages, try this neat Firefox add-on called Temporary Bookmarks. This add-on allows you to bookmark webpages and clear them when you close the browser, or after a specified amount of time.
If you use Google Chrome often, chances are you probably have a few (or many) extensions installed and visible on the add-on bar. As an avid Chrome user with most of my work dependent on extensions, I found a quicker way to troubleshoot possible extension issues by enabling and disabling Chrome extensions and apps with literally one click.
it’s not possible to play music in Google Drive, but installing a Chrome extension allows users to play music straight from the Google Drive directory,
Most spelling and grammar checkers in word processors spot obvious writing errors, but not the less obvious ones. Slick Write is a web service that analyzes writing errors as well as performs the usual spelling and grammar check.
If you’re looking for a built-in tool to convert files in Google Drive, then try DriveConverter, a web app and Chrome extension specially built for Google Drive. It offers more flexible conversion features for documents, images and music files.
Filling out lengthy forms can take up much of our time, especially when the information gets lost after submitting it due to a timeout error or a site crash. Lazarus can help prevent this from happening by saving data on forms and retrieving them for you in case you need to resubmit it.
Browsing through several tabs within a browser can get tedious and confusing at times, especially when you’re skimming through tons of information from different web pages. If you use Firefox, the Tab History Menu add-on can help you see tab history with barely a click of the mouse.
You might come across a webpage with several links that you want to check them out. If you’re looking for a fast, efficient way to open links in the fastest way possible, then LinkClump might just help you with that.
Researching on the Internet can sometimes be cumbersome. The Save Text To File extension for Firefox allows you to save highlighted text in any web page into a .txt file, then save it in any location on your hard drive.
SendTab is a fast and easy way to share and instantly open web links from one device to another, with literally just two clicks. If you find yourself having to tediously save or email a link to yourself to open it in another PC, then this nifty Chrome extension will be of great help.