Every day we use Google Chrome browser. But you know some extensions will change the way of using Chrome completely? Yes, this article contains 8 unique extensions for Google Chrome which makes your everyday browsing pretty simple. What are you waiting for? Check out some unique extensions to try on your Google Chrome.
Blur is a Google Chrome extension for heavy website users. This extension offers easy password management. It will stop, generate secure passwords for your convenience. It works on all platforms seamlessly and you can access from your iPhone, iPad, and browser. It is a must-have extension for you if you have many online accounts to remember.
2. The Great Suspender
It is a must-have extension for every Google Chrome user. Have you ever felt hiccups in Google Chrome when multiple tabs open? The Great Suspender is a Chrome extension which automatically disables unwanted tabs based on your preferences. This extension help to reduce the Chrome’s memory and will unload each tab while retaining the favicon and title text.
3. Ads Blocker for Facebook
Facebook is number one social networking site in the world. Facebook is loved by people all over in the world; it removed the barriers between countries and continents. The annoying thing in the Facebook is ads; it sometimes slowdowns the page opening speeds of Facebook. You can get rid of those unwanted ads in Google Chrome easily. It is a Google Chrome extension works only with Google Chrome web browser. If you are using any other browser, you have to change it to Chrome if you want to get rid of Facebook ads. To block annoying ads this extension is probably best here.
Facebook Ad blocker is a Google Chrome extension, which removes all ads like Sponsored pages your friends like, sponsored ads in the right sidebar and promoted posts. Just simply install the extension in Google Chrome, and rest of the blocking process will take by Facebook Adblocker. You can see a huge difference in your Facebook profile after installing the extension. It simply blocks all annoying ads appearing on your Facebook profile.
4. Black Menu for Google
Google offers a lot of useful services for free. But How do you access those apps? Black Menu is one of the easiest ways to access all Google services in one click. Black Menu is a Google Chrome extension. Install the extension from Google Web Store. After installation, you’ll see an icon below the close menu. When you click on the icon it opens a list including google search box. You can easily access all Google services within the extension. It is a very nice extension to save your time when in search of Google Chrome services.
If you frequently surf web then you need Wot extension for must. This Chrome Extension will let you know the trustworthiness of a website. After installing the extension it works from the menu bar. After opening a website all you need to click on the Wot button at the menu bar, it shows 2 signs – green or red. Based on colors you can determine the trustworthiness of a website, green is safe and red is unsafe.
Are you interesting a personalized experience for your Google new tab? If yes then Momentum is the best extension to customize your new tab. This extension will let you add a number of productive widgets to the page. For example, you can set an inspirational quote and customized background of your choice. Also, this extension has integrations from Asana, Todolist, Trello, Wunderlist, Google Tasks and Github. There are many more productive features are in Momentum extension. This is a worthy to try extension for every Google Chrome user.
7. goo.gl URL Shortener (Unofficial)
Goog.gl URL Shortener is a great tool to shorten your long and lengthy URL. If you are a frequent link sharer like me, undoubtedly install this extension. With a single click, this extension will shorten the ugly looking URL to a very shorter one. It also offers Incognito mode, QR Code, and auto-copy to clipboard features. Only thing is this is not an official Google extension and developed by a third-party.
8. HTTPS Everywhere
HTTPS Everywhere is a security-related extension which lets you know the trust factor of a website. When you are doing a transaction this extension will automatically switch a non-secured HTTP to secure HTTPS page. If you are concerned about your online transactions safety, HTTPS Everywhere is a must-have extension.
Hunter is a cool Google Chrome Extension for business people. This awesome extension will find the email address behind a website. Hunter works from Google Chrome menu bar. If you are looking for a contact email of a website, just open the website and click on Hunter icon. Tha’s it, it shows all the available emails behind a website. To start using it, all you need is to create an account on the Hunter website. You have to signup using your business email and after signing up the extension will start showing the available emails on your desired website. Also, you can use Hunter search box to search a particular website without opening it.
10. Awesome Screenshot
Awesome Screenshot is an awesome screenshot taking tool which works from Google Chrome menu bar. It is quite simple to use this extension, all you need to click on the icon and start capturing it. This extension also has support for Google Drive. The user can directly save screenshots to their Google Drive storage. It has features like crop, clip selected area, png saving support, desktop screen capture, and direct sharing support to the Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
11. History Eraser
Whenever you browse the internet you left some traces of your browsing history on the system. It may be personal or business secret or Bank information the data gets saved on your system. Deletion of browsing history is available in chrome, you can use Ctrl+Shift+Del to bring “Clear browsing data” menu on the screen. But you cannot schedule the deletion of browsing data in Chrome. Up to some extent only it can delete data, it won’t touch plug-in data or databases.
History Eraser is a Google Chrome Extension, works effectively with the browser. It provides three main important privacy features. By default it deletes all data, if you want to keep password and cookies you can keep them by unchecking the option in the configuration menu. It is a great extension of privacy concern people. You can get more control over by enabling Dev mode.
Internet became a major hub for companies to collect users data for marketing purposes.They rely on your browsing sessions and track your cookies. Cookies contain information that websites have gathered about you and stored on your computer as small text files.Each browsing session can be recorded and the site as you click on each link. Ghostery is a simple extension available for Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer, as well as a standalone app available for iOS. It stops companies to track your private data for their Advertising business.
The program’s interface is simple and works the top right corner of the browser as a Pac Man style Ghost icon.After installing extension when you open a webpage Ghostery detects information gathering scripts on a Web page, a link appears that shows the number of trackers found. Ghostery is a free extension available for all major web browser.
13. Tab Ahead
Sometimes a lot of tabs are open in busy browsing sessions, usually, we will get confused to see the desired tab in clump of tabs. A Favicon will help you to find the desired one but if you opened a clump of tabs from a single website? you’ll definitely confused to pick the desired one. Tab Ahead simply solves this problem, you can simply search the tab using its name URL or title. In simple words, Tab Ahead is a tabs search tool for Google Chrome. After installation Tab Ahead sits in your beside URL bar, clicking on the icon opens a search box.
Type your desired keyword, URL or title in the Window. It will show some results sorted by relevance, the best part of this extension is its simplicity, there is no any settings or hidden configurations present. Tab Ahead is available in Chrome Web Store for free.
14. Font Changer
Fonts of every website different from one another, some are very clear to read and some are very irritating and small. You can change the font of any website easily with Font Changer for Google Chrome. Font Changer is a Google Chrome extension, which is very simple to use. Font changer is very easy to use and extremely useful to improve poor font size as well as the font of the websites.
There is a lot of information on the web. When we open a website to see or learn something lot of correspondent links appear. Normally we need to open each link individually. But using Linkclump you can open multiple websites with one click. After downloading installing Linkclump to open multiple links you need to hold the right mouse button and draw a box around the links you want to open. After highlighting the links, you should now see these links open in a new tab within the same browser window. It can also save links as bookmarks or copy them to the clipboard. To do this, you’ll need to go the Settings page again and create a new action by clicking on Add Action. You have to assign different mouse actions to under Action section, choose Bookmarked or Copied to Clipboard. It is a very useful extension to open multiple links in a faster way.
16. vidIQ Vision for YouTube
YouTube marketing is the biggest trend for marketers. People in every corner of the world chosen YouTube as a marketing platform. To see how the uploaded video is performing on the net like votes, likes and demographics try vidlQ Vision for Google Chrome.
It is a very useful extension to analyze your YouTube stats easily. After installation when you open your uploaded YouTube video you’ll notice new sidebar beside video window.
That’s all for now. The Chrome Web store has many useful extensions for everyday use. In this article, we have selected few extensions only, in the coming days we come up with more interesting and useful extensions for Google Chrome.
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