Posts Tagged Web Browsers

Firefox Add-Ons Series: Social & Communication

Social & Communication


Quick Translator allows you to translate between more than 50 languages with a hot key or click of a mouse.

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Yoono is a powerful but easy to use sidebar for Firefox that helps you simplify your online social life by connecting you to Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr, Friendfeed, AIM, Yahoo IM and more…all in one place. Yoono is also the easiest way to share stuff with all your social networks – share links, images and video from the page you’re viewing across all your networks simultaneously.

  • Connect to all your social networks and never miss another status update from friends or family. You’re connected wherever you are on the web.
  • Update your status across all your social networks at the same time.
  • All your IM services right in your browser sidebar to easily chat while your surf the web – no more logging on to multiple services.
  • Easily share links, images, and video from the page you are viewing with all your social networks at the same time.

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This addon allows you to right click on a pic while browsing in Firefox to upload it to If you are logged into at the time it will be added to your account.

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Instant messaging across all major IM networks built right into Firefox. Get a sidebar with all of your buddies visible while you’re browsing. Get visual notifications when your friends IM you. Drag and drop links and images from web pages right onto your friends!

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Firefox Add-Ons Series: Web Browsing And Blogging

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.

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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.

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WordPress Helper

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.

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GrazeIt Snippet

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.

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