Google Chrome is the most preferred web browser by internet users due its speed and the vast google chrome extensions library which provides extensions for various web services to access information, updates from the dashboard icons & web surfing enhancing tools. Using the chrome extensions you can perform daily tasks easily which you would otherwise do by accessing websites and software utilities, you will be surprised how google chrome can make your tasks on internet simpler and quicker.
After using these essential chrome extensions you will feel like you wont be able to use chrome again without them and thats why these google chrome extensions are also on the list of most poupular extension on chrome web store.
These Google chrome extensions are essential for:
- Uninterrupted web surfing
- No Ads
- Facebook notification updates
- Save web page to read later if you are in a hurry
- One click access to frequently visited & favourite web sites
Essential Google Chrome Extensions
Double click closes tab – A very useful extension that helps to surf online faster. It allows user to close a tab by double clicking on it instead of clicking the close button on the tab which enables user to quickly close unwanted tabs. It also has other options like triple click function and reopen closed tab with shift + double click.
Adblock – The most popular google chrome extension among all which blocks annoying ads on webpages. No configuration required just install adblock and block ads. If you want you can pause ad block for a while from settings.
Facebook Notofications – Everyone is on facebook nowdays and would definitely like to check it once a day. This facebook google chrome extension will popup notifications to likes, comments, friend requests, messages and events so you dont have to visit facebook and loose your productivity.
Lastpass – The best password manager for google chrome that will save your time by entering passwords automatically on the websites you visit. Oh, dont worry it is protected by a master password for enhanced security. If you are away from your computer no one can misuse it.
Pocket – The new refreshed version of the most popular extension read it later for web browsers. Surfing web in a hurry ? , no problem save the page to pocket and read later. The pocket list can be accessed and read in offline mode or synced across other devices like tablets, phone or other computer. A highly recommended google chrome extension.
Session Manager – A very important extension for managing tabs and browsing sessions. Use it to save multiple tabs, restore them later or save you daily visited tabs as a session so that its no longer required to open them everyday. It will also reopen tabs which you might have closed accidently upto last few days and not just the last one.
Speed Dial 2 – Create thumbnails for favourite or frequently visited websites and quickly access them from the speed dial page. Speed dial also gives access to applications, bookmarks and history. Speed Dial offers a lot of customization option to suit as per users need.
Super Drag – This is one of the best google chrome extensions that allows you to quickly open a link in a new tab or search a part of the text the webpage without using the menu. Simply drag and drop the link or select the text anywhere on the page to perform the action.
IE Tab – There are always a few websites that work best on internet explorer and if you are browsing on chrome then using internet explorer is a bit inconvenience. This is there the IE Tab Google Chrome extension comes in, which displays the webpage using the internet explorer engine on chrome.
The google chrome extensions mentioned above will assist you in web browsing and i wish the necessary features these chrome extensions provide are integrated as a part of the web browser in future.