Archive for December 7th, 2010
Web Browsing And Blogging
Today we will look at the Firefox Add-ons that enhance your blogging experience and make browsing the Internet easier and more convenient. I’ve decided to allow the add-on’s own description to let you know what is available. I believe they can say what their add-on does much better than I.
Wherever you go on the web, the SimilarWeb sidebar will help you discover related sites. It enhances your browser making it easier, faster and more productive to surf the web. Once Installed, the sidebar appears on the side of your screen and shows you small pictures of sites that are similar to the site you are currently viewing. Share your favorite sites across our community. We take all user ratings and suggestions into consideration. SimilarWeb is a great research tool which can help you find competitors, free alternatives, popular sites in your interests, and much more.
More information at https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/10548/
The BlogHer Firefox Toolbar allows community members to receive updates of new stories and site messages, update their BlogHer Chatter, access their My BlogHer Inbox and other quick links, share stories to Facebook, Twitter and Email, and to search within the BlogHer site.
More information at https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/212349/
The Firefox extension WordPress Helper helps you working with WordPress by providing useful help and tools. The extension eases the fast and simple access to develop-relevant pages of the WordPress Codex. So you always have all the necessary help at your fingertips. It’s also possible to search after strings of text that is currently marked. Furthermore it’s possible to easily switch to WordPress backend of current site. More than that, a small Icon indicates whether the currently displayed website makes use of WordPress.
More information at https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/4835/
GRAZEit lets you see related posts, tweets, news, videos and other content relevant to the page you’re current visiting, while you surf. You’ll find stuff you didn’t know you were looking for, right there in your browser. Grazers, like yourself, share related links where they matter most – on any page, of any website. Once you download the add-on – the GRAZEit snippet will be your new companion on your Firefox. It will show you related grazes (related pages) on any page you’re visiting.
More information at https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/10980/
- Img2Tab Add-On, Load All Images In Tabs (ghacks.net)
- Best Firefox Add-ons: LastPass Password Manager (dailyblogtips.com)
- Firefox addon for Twitter, Facebook, Myspace, Foursquare, Friendfeed with ul.timate (madrasgeek.com)
- Mozilla develops social skills with F1 (download.cnet.com)