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Vedant Chainani
Vedant Chainani

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🧵 What are your favourite Browser Extentions ?

Here are my top 3 extentions -

  • daily.dev - Get a feed of the hottest developer news personalized to you on your Homepage.

  • Raindrop.io - All-in-one bookmark manager

  • Bitwarden - A secure and free password manager for all of your devices.

👇 Drop a comment on your top 3 browser extentions.

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Ben Halpern
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Max F. Findel

I use The Marvelous Suspender for suspending tabs. It's very similar to the Tab Wrangler but I prefer it that way :)

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GrahamTheDev

I feel attacked by that first extension…it is like they can see into my soul! 🤣

Isn’t just PC…I currently have :) showing on the number of tabs open in Chrome on my phone (those who have seen this know what I mean!)

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Guilherme Thomas

Ublock Origin. Can't stand most sites without it.

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Vedant Chainani

You can use Brave browser for blocking ads and also get $BAT Tokens.

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Marco Colonna • Edited

Brave browser default are not able to block all annoying things like adds pop-up etcetera, but uBlock Origin can be used on Brave browser.

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Shubhendu Kumar • Edited

vimium
It will bring vim like key bindings to browser.

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malzeri83

AdBlock - because you need to block ads. I have a lot of claims last time, lot of sites started to indicate it active even if it swithed off. Hope will be fixed.
Google translate because I visit websites in a lot of languages, cannot deal without it.
Have others but they are not "must be"

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Abhinav Kulshreshtha

Firefox Browser:

  • Isolation: -

    • Multi Account containers
    • Facebook Container
    • Google Container
    • Amazon Container
    • Twitter Container
  • Adblocks and anti-tracking

    • uBlock Origin
    • Nano Defender for firefox
    • Popup Blocker (Strict)
    • Behind The Overlay
  • Youtube

    • Return Youtube Dislike
    • Sponsorblock
  • Utilities

    • Speed Dial 2
    • Video Download Helper
    • OneTab
    • Redirector
    • Dark Reader
    • Dynamic History
  • From external source

    • Mega (Secure cloud storage)
    • Bypass Paywall Clean
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Vedant Chainani

Is Multi Account containers Available for Chrome/Brave ?

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Abhinav Kulshreshtha

I don't think so, it is a browser feature of firefox, a way to isolate sites from perticular domain into its own isolated container seperate from rest of browsers.

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Real Solly M

I use

  • SessionBox - for Multi-Account containers and
  • Workona - for tab management, which hibernates other tabs for memory management.
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Ángel Blanco

Multi Account Containers + Simple Tab Groups is my killer combo to switch between work-related and personal-related tabs. Simple Tab Groups is even able to open tabs in a specific container by default, if you are in a designated tab group where you want all tabs to be in such container. Can't use another browser now because they don't have these two extensions.

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Andrew Baisden
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GrahamTheDev

Somewhere in the list is the only extension you need 😜 (totally biased! 🤣)

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Andrew Baisden

Good point actually I could uninstall some because i'm only using 11/15.

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Real Solly M

Lighthouse is now built into Chrome, so no need to have it installed separately.

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Andrew Baisden

Oh wow I did not know that thanks.

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𒎏Wii 🏳️‍⚧️
  • uMatrix — Block all the random stuff websites want me to download
  • cVim — Vim bindings, because duh
  • User JavaScript and CSS — Because websites don't know what they want, but I do.
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Tim Carey

UBlock Origin cause screw ads
NoScript to manage javascripts
Dark Reader for darkmode everywhere
ColorZilla for a color picker on any page
React Dev Tools
Reddit Enhancement Suite

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O. AlQudah

Plus like a hundred more

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Max F. Findel

I think The Great Suspender is the one that has been accused of malware, is it not? That's why people prefer the open-source version (and fork of the original) called The Marvelous Suspender

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O. AlQudah

Yes, but The Great Suspender Original is the original great suspender (fork of the original repo). It doesn't have malware.

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Shaylly

My favorites extentions:

  1. OneTab
  2. Dark Reader
  3. Faster Web
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Yongchang He

MetaMask for Blockchain and smart contract development and test; React Developer tools for chrome for react front-end development.

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Jan Vlnas
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Max F. Findel

SimpleLogin is so underrated! I love it with all my <3

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Sherry Day

FoxClocks adds a status bar to keep up with what time it is in different parts of the world. Useful to reduce the mental overhead of keeping up with that in a distributed setting.

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Max F. Findel
  • Keeper - A very good alternative (with no free plan) for Bitwarden
  • Toby - Manage tabs in collection and sync them in the cloud ☁
  • The Marvelous Suspender - Suspend unsued tabs (open source and malware free version of the original Great Suspender)
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Mark Blakeney

My most used extension is the very simple Go Incognito. I use it every time I come across one of those many annoying Medium articles which are hidden behind a paywall. Just press that extension and the page loads incognito so you can read without issue.