You know Firefox is the most popular browser of all time and there are a lot reasons for this kind of popularity.I think one of the most important thing is the Firefox Addons.We can find hundreds of addons for our needs and of course it is impossible to use all of them.Once a week i check Firefox Addon web site and i look for interesting and useful addons for myself to use.
Today i wanna share 33 Firefox Addons which you know most of them but it may be good to try some of them.
1.Aviary Screen Capture & Quick Launch
It will perform a screen capture and then open the image INSTANTLY in a basic image editor where you can do markup (draw arrows and rectangles), edit (crop, rotate and resize) and get the exact pixel colors of the image. A perfect companion tool for designers and bloggers.
TinEye is the first image search engine on the web to use image identification technology rather than keywords, metadata or watermarks. When you submit an image to be searched, TinEye creates a unique and compact digital signature or ‘fingerprint’ for it, then compares this fingerprint to every other image in our index to retrieve matches. TinEye does not typically find similar images; it finds exact matches including those that have been cropped, edited or resized.
Downloads all the images hosted on many of the popular free image hosts.
4.Click YouTube Video Download
Supports YouTube’s new layout! YouTube download in a single click.
Download YouTube videos in FLV, 3GP and MP4 (both High Definition and iPod compatible High-Quality).
The simplest YouTube Video Downloader for all YouTube Flash sites, period.
5.VideoSurf Videos at a Glance
Get visual video summaries and related videos on Twitter, Google, YouTube, Yahoo! and more. See the contents of a video link before you click to watch the video.VideoSurf video summaries display selected thumbnails from the most important scenes in a video. Preview video links in Twitter instead of blindly clicking shortened URLs. Now you can easily find the video you want, avoid spam and jump to specific moments in a video.
3D in your browser! FoxTab brings innovative 3D functionality to your Firefox.
AiOS lets you open various windows as sidebar panels, and quickly switch between them. So it put an end to the window chaos! In addition to bookmarks and history it opens dialogues such as downloads, add-ons and more in the sidebar.
Allows you to make the Inbox Collapsible and loads your choice of Google Calendar, Reader, Tasks, Wave, Notebook, Groups, Maps, Picasa, Sites, News and Portfolio plus Custom URLs (w/navigation buttons in frame) and Google Gadgets seamlessly into the Gmail interface below the inbox (rather than the sidebar) using a collapsible box. If your are inbox minimalist, enable minimalist mode to clean up the inbox
10.FastestFox – Browse Faster 4.0.3
Save time by speeding up repetitive tasks. Get faster, parallelized downloads, see definitions, auto-load the next page, improve searching
HTML Validator is a Mozilla extension that adds HTML validation inside Firefox and Mozilla. The number of errors of a HTML page is seen on the form of an icon in the status bar when browsing.
The extension can validate the HTML sent by the server or the HTML in the memory (after Ajax execution).
The details of the errors are seen when looking the HTML source of the page.
Copies the name (source anchor) of a link. Just a small extension that adds a context menu item to copy a link’s source anchor.
Manage any SQLite database on your computer. An intuitive heirarchical tree showing database objects. Helpful dialogs to manage tables, indexes, views and triggers. You can browse and search the tables, as well as add, edit, delete and duplicate the records. Facility to execute any sql query. The views can be searched too. A dropdown menu helps with the sql syntax thus making writing sql easier. Easy access to common operations through menu, toolbars, buttons and context-menu. Export tables/views/database in csv/xml/sql format. Import from csv/xml/sql (both UTF-8 and UTF-16). Possible to execute multiple sql statements in Execute tab. You can save the queries. Support for ADS on Windows.
CoLT adds two menu items to the browser’s context menu, both of which are only visible when right-clicking a hyperlink. The “Copy Link Text” menu item copies a hyperlink’s associated text to the clipboard, while the “Copy Link Text and Location” menu item copies both the hyperlink’s text and URL to the clipboard in the format you choose: either as plain text, as an HTML hyperlink, or as a custom format (which you may specify).
Cool utility for cleaning up a page (for printing or better viewing) as well as for web development. Displays a red rectangle on the element under the mouse — hit “w” to go wider (get the containing element), then hit other keystrokes to remove, etc
Google Global allows users to quickly and easily see organic and paid Google search results as they appear in different countries, cities, regions, ZIP codes and IP addresses.
Once installed, Google Global will add a default and user defined context menu to all Google search results allowing the user to view what the results will look like in different locations. Users can set unlimited custom “locations” and open them all in new tabs if required for easy comparison.
19.iMacros for Firefox 184.108.40.206
iMacros was designed to automate the most repetitious tasks on the web. If there’s an activity you have to do repeatedly, just record it in iMacros. The next time you need to do it, the entire macro will run at the click of a button! With iMacros, you can quickly and easily fill out web forms, remember passwords, create a webmail notifier, download information from other sites, scrape the Web (get data from multiple sites), and more. You can keep the macros on your computer for your own use, or share them with others by embedding them on your homepage, blog, company Intranet or any social bookmarking service.
Create temporary email adresses to prevent your mailbox from spam.
Displays a country flag depicting the location of the current website’s server and provides a multitude of tools such as site safety checks, whois, translation, similar sites, validation, URL shortening, and more
The Web Developer extension adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools.
Save pages to read later with just one click. When you have time, access your reading list from any computer or phone, even without an internet connection!
Draw out a ruler to get the pixel width and height of any elements on a webpage.
Web of Trust is one of Mozilla’s most popular add-ons. Our safe surfing tool uses a traffic-light style rating system to help you stay safe when you search, surf and shop online.
WOT ratings are powered by a global community of millions of trustworthy users who have rated millions of websites based on their experiences. The WOT add-on provides reputation ratings to search results when you use Google, Yahoo!, Bing, Wikipedia and other popular sites, helping you protect your computer and personal information. Your online email account – Google Mail, Yahoo! Mail and Hotmail is also protected.
WebMail Notifier checks your webmail accounts and notifies the number of unread emails.
You can use multiple accounts in a same host.
TwitrPix is a leading photo sharing site for Twitter users. Using TwitrPix Express for Firefox, you can upload and share any photo from any web site on Twitter without leaving the site you are on.
Simply right-click on the image you want to share and select “Share using TwitrPix.” Enter your Twitter information and click Share. A link to the image and your tweet (status message) will be posted on Twitter. A “view image” button will appear if you want to see the photo you just tweeted.
Music Player Minion is a client for the Music Player Daemon network music player. The purpose of MPD and it’s clients is to allow music playback on one PC (such as a home media server) to be controlled from another over the network.This extension provides a full client, a sidebar version and a mini-player. You’ll need to enter the mpd host and port information in Settings if you are controlling a remote server.
Quick previews can be easily obtained with IMDb Preview’s sophisticated fetching of information. Just stand on an IMDb link (from any site) and a handy popup will show you all the information you need.
“A MUST have for eBay Shoppers”. Easily navigate popular eBay destinations. Monitor eBay visually. Watch eBay trends.
Support eBay US eBay UK eBay Germany eBay France eBay Denmark eBay Spain etc
SmoothWheel Scrolls the page smoothly when scrolling the mouse wheel (or keyboard arrows if enabled).
This Firefox extension contains many options, all of which are accessible by (1) right-clicking the status bar icon, or (2) clicking “Tools->Addons/Extensions” and double-clicking the Linkification entry.
Big! collection of firefox add-on. Some of them is new to me…
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great list of features, some i already love some im downloading now!
Thanks for sharing these utility firefox add ons. Infact , I have discovered some of them for the first time. Add ons can really make life simpler when using a tool. I have always looked for this feature in search platform.Some of the recently launched open source search platforms like Solr have it’s technology integrated with Nutch & FAST and also allow addition of free plugins.These plugins are a sort of add ons which provide additional functionality thereby enhancing product efficiency.Recently I came across an interesting article sharing insights about add on capability of Solr at http://www.lucidimagination.com/search/?q=plugins
Great collection of addons! Thanks for sharing.