15 Amazing Browser Extension you need in 2020 15 Amazing Browser Extension you need in 2020 (nTElls)



Francis Izuoba
wrote in Online Trends
Posted on 13th March 2020
Last edited 3rd October 2020 08:09:31 AM
https://ntells.com/news/15-amazing-browser-extension-you-need-in-2020
218

15 Amazing Browser Extension you need in 2020

-- ADVERTISEMENT --


What is a Browser Extension?

A software can be an extension. Therefore a browser extension is a software module for improving the functionality and customizing a web browser. Most browsers typically allow a variety of extensions, including user interface modifications, ad blocking, security management, and cookie management.


15 Best Browser Extension 

(Go to Chrome Extension WebStore, Mozilla Extension Add-Ons)


#1 - Link shorteners

Link shortener is an extension that makes it easier to deal with clunky URLs. But it can also be a bit of a security risk to use this kind of extension, as a shortened link can direct you to ANY part of the internet.


#2 - Unshorten.link

This is a Chrome extension that takes users to an in-between page when you click on a shortened URL. It displays the URL where the link shortener is redirecting you to, as well as inform you of any known associated malware and tracking cookies.


#3 - AdBlocker Ultimate

AdBlocker Ultimate is a free open source ad blocker add-on that makes much of the fact that it`s beholden to no corporate sponsors or marketers.

When it`s activated, it doesn`t whitelist or let through "acceptable" advertising. This add-on simply removes advertising such as pop-ups, videos, banner ads. and more.

It also blocks a variety of online tracking tools. But it gives you the option of whitelisting selected websites whose ads they want to support.

#4 - FlowCrypt

FlowCrypt bolts on PGP encryption to the Google mail experience, by adding a Secure compose icon that allows users to send encrypted mail and attachments from the Gmail web application. It also has the functionality to let you save encrypted drafts, generate a new Public Key for encrypting or decrypting messages, and also create password-encrypted emails if you do not have FlowCrypt installed.


#5 - Silent Site Sound Blocker

Silent Site Sound blocker helps to puff up video views and reach by auto-playing a random video anywhere in a tiny corner of a website. Sometimes, this can be annoying, especially when you have more than one open tabs and have no idea where on the browser the video is actually playing from.


#6 - Social Fixer Browser Extension

Social Fixer helps to organize your Facebook by removing the unwanted feature, clean political posts from Facebook, arrange your news feed orderly, always see recent contents and easily find posts you�ve interacted with. It can also hide sponsored posts and contents, filter your news feed so you don�t miss important news, and many more.

#7 - Google Arts & Culture

This is an extension that turns your tab page into your own art gallery, delivering masterpieces of world art right to your browser. Every day a new piece of art is added when you open your browser, and you can also set the extension to deliver a new painting every time you open a new tab. Interesting right? If there is a content you like, you can simply click on it to see more information about it.


#8 - Imagus Browser Extension




Images are useful in a situation when there are Tiny thumbnails that don`t open to large images, or worse, only open to large images on the same page or open links instead of larger views.

You can just hover your mouse over an image you want to see in a larger view, and it`ll expand it, nice and big so you can check its information.


#9 - Evernote

This is one of the most popular note-taking tool available, and its cool Evernote Web Clipper allows one to easily save web content from their Chrome browser into their Evernote notebooks. It also allows screenshots, save as PDF, and mark up content or images.

#10 - VideoStream

VideoStream is a handy Chrome extension that allows users to stream videos from your computer straight to your Chromecast or Android TV without changing the media server software.

VideoStream supports many types of video formats even at full 1080p resolutions. It also supports subtitles and it`s a surprisingly capable video player for a browser extension.


#11 - Magic Actions

Magic Actions extend the functionality of your browser by fixing issues with your video player especially from Youtube. In addition, Magic Actions also suppresses ads, kills YouTube comment sections, lets you control the volume with your mouse wheel, adds a cinema mode that cuts the cruft, and lets you focus fully on your video.


#12 - Any.do Browser Extension

This is one of our favorite cross-platform to-do list application and the Chrome add-on lets you seamlessly sync your checklists, tasks, and notes directly from your mobile devices and your desktop.

You can always create new lists and reminders, easily organize with a drag-and-drop user-friendly interface, share tasks, add notes and many more, all from your browser and synced across all any device.

#13 - Click&Clean

This is a handy utility extension that allows you to preserve your surfing privacy by scrubbing away traces of your online traffic in your local system. Its major functionalities is to scrub your browsing history, clear cookies, as well as dump your temp file cache.

Yes, you can do all these from your browser`s settings, but Click&Clean makes it easier with just a click and help you keep hard drive bloat to a minimum while reducing malware risk.


#14 - Awesome Screenshot: Capture & Annotate

Awesome Screenshot is an incredible tool that makes capturing and annotating portions of Web pages so easy. Captured screenshots can be saved immediately to the user`s computer or can be uploaded to awesomescreenshot.com for easy sharing. Another best feature is that you can record an entire web page with ease and save images over the old 2MB limit.


#15 - HTTPS Everywhere

When it comes to security, HTTPS Everywhere is what I recommend. It simply works by automatically enforcing connection to the encrypted version of any website using HTTPS instead of the unprotected HTTP protocol. This add-on is created by EEF and the Tor Project group.


Conclusion

Difference between a Browser Extension and Browser Plug-ins


Extensions exist to extend the functionality of browsers. All the extensions listed above works for Chrome browsers but few works for other browsers. Simply go to your browser settings, search for extension and type the name of the extension you want to add.

Browser Extensions and Browser plug-ins are a separate type of module. Don`t get confused, just know that the major difference is that extensions are usually just source code, but plugins are object code, that means they`re executables

A few years ago, plugins became deprecated by most browsers, while extensions are used often. Google Chrome, which is known as the most popular browser, now has thousands of extensions available but only one plugin known as the Adobe Flash Player and even this plugin are disabled by default.

Also Read Financial freedom From Network marketing, business of the...




Please share this page

Comment below and tell the world



If you have a story you want to share to the world, send it to [email protected], whatsapp (+2348091191550) or click here

Be the first to comment

What's Your Opinion on 15 Amazing Browser Extension you need in 2020 .. reply



About nTElls .COM

We aim to make authors, writers and speakers popular, create more audience with their articles (stories, videos, part of their books or any relevant information) on lifestyle, ICT, motivational, news and more. Users can learn more from these contents on nTElls for free and share to others.. Join us Powered by mcfaidesigns




Trends · 2020/10/17 04:57
10 Unique HP Laptops With the Best Specifications
ICT & DIY · 11th March 2020 12:20:27 PM
Adobe InDesign Crash Courses for Beginners
Lifestyle · 2020/10/21 10:41
15 Top Nigerian Artist to Sing about Nigeria (Play)
Lifestyle · 2020/10/20 08:32
Top 9 Most Affordable American Universities
Trends · 2020/10/15 23:43
9 Best Latest Phones below $500 in 2020

view all


Jessica Queens

I am a strong woman but once in a while I need someone who will tell me that it will be fine.

Godwin Nwaokike

Godwin Nwaokike communicates the necessity of imbibing Judeo-Christian ethics because they help the human and the society function properly in so far as they can function properly.

Kenneth Oguh

Live in Lagos, student of university of Benin, mechanical engineering, Am a tutor, writer and public speaker, AutoCAD operator and a visionary

Stephen Burkhart

Zealous to impact knowledge health wise.

DARLINGTON OBIAKONWA

●ARTIST ●DOCUMENTARYPHOTOGRAPHER

Anne joseph

Anne Joseph is a passionate social media writer and working at bouxtie. She has strong strategy skills in developing and managing social media campaigns. She loves to make new connections and enjoy the opportunity to work with social media influencers.

Uche Egwuchukwu

A mentor to achieve financial freedom via Longrich platform

Rooney Okonkwo

I am good..

Joan Phil

I learn from my experiences and others. Great words motivates...

Chinedu Okoro

motivational speaker and fitness enthusiast

Agnes Alechenu

Powerful and conscious being. Wonderfully and fearfully made. Down for the love of God. I write with the inspiration of the Holy spirit.

Francis Izuoba

Francis is a Web Developer, & CEO mcfaidesigns He can effectively handle software and graphic projects of any scale and complexity. Waiting to meet you!

Benita Lili

I am the best version of myself..

Sandra Chineme

?A Conscious Mystery! ?An unusual writer! ?A Learning Medic! ?God's favorite!

Ken Martyns

I am Ken, a creative writer, specialized in poetry, a regular guy and down to earth simple

Francis Okaformbah

A successful author of 4 books and digital marketing expert. He's the current CEO and head of the marketing department of Siscomedia Ltd - a digital marketing and Technology firm, a business he started with just N300 in 2005...

Mustapha Oyeleke

I'm passionate to express my feelings and thought to the world

Richard Kemdirim

I'm a writer, keen about knowledge and also sharing knowledge to impact my society and the general public.

Sylvia Nel

Writer and Artist

Rita Emma

I'm a Content Manager, fun to be with, and love making good friends. I love good food and good movies. Waiting to meet you.

Deanna Trahan

Deanna Trahan is a conversion optimization writer, specializing in split testing best practices and cognitive biases.

view all

BEST AUTHOR BEFORE 23RD OCTOBER 2020
FRANCIS IZUOBA
mcfaidesigns

Products & Services

17 Books recom.. 10 Best Window.. 9 Best Latest .. 10 Unique HP L.. 7 BASIC PHOTOS.. Adobe InDesign.. 15 Top Nigeria.. Top 9 Most Aff..


Upcoming Events

No upcoming events yet!




Recommended

How to .. Melanch.. Theory .. 7 Incre.. Busines.. Top 13 .. 7 BASIC.. Experie.. The Imp.. 6 activ.. Letter .. Virus D.. STOP BE.. 10 cool.. Top Com.. Migrain.. He Know.. How to .. What To.. How to .. Adobe I.. Prepari.. Tubidy .. 3 Uniqu..
We rely on advertising to provide you with free content!
Please allow cookies in your browser settings for smooth functioning of the platform. We use cookies from Google to enhance your experience, to display customized content in accordance with your browser settings, and to help us better understand how you use our website. By not taking action, or continuing to site, you indicate your agreement.


Support our works on nTElls

We depend on your support to operate.
Help us create a more trustworthy Internet with good information!

Donate


SHARE YOUR STORY · ADVERTISE WITH US

· JOIN US · FAQ · ABOUT US · OUR TEAM ·
ARTICLES · EVENTS · PRODUCTS

mcfaidesigns

nTElls 2017 · 2020 © All Rights Reserved
Powered by mcfaidesigns