Would you like to access your browser’s history right from the tab you are on? Grab Tab History Menu. When click on the selected tab, a history menu corresponding to it will display. If you find yourself going backwards and forwards while you browse the Internet – this is a handy add-on to have.
Want to add information rich profiles to Gmail? Then you need the Rapportive add-on for Firefox. This great add-on will allow you to see what people look like, where they are based, a few of their interests and social network profiles on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and more.
Need a tool to help you optimize a web page? YSlow analyzes web pages and suggests ways to improve their performance based on a set of rules for high performance web pages.
Want a little more control over your browsing? RequestPolicy is an extension that improves the privacy and security of your browsing by giving you control over when cross-site requests are allowed by webpages you visit.
Now you can easily take control over all things YouTube! Tube Enhancer Plus is a great add-on for Firefox that gives you a lot of more tools to use while surfing YouTube. It adds a button under almost all the YouTube videos, the channels, and the playlists. It also adds a button to your browser, on the right side of the search-field, that allows you to open the sidebar without the need to go on YouTube to do it. If the location does not suit you, you can move this button anywhere you want.
Need to take a break? The Take A Break add-on for Firefox will help remind you when it is time to take a break when you are browsing around the Web. For people like me that work from home – this is a handy little tool to have to remind me when I need to get up and stretch my legs.
Want to enhance your Reddit browsing experience? The Reddit Enhancement Suite is a really nice collection of tools and tweaks to Reddit that makes using the social link posting service a lot better. It is the best way to stay in control of your Reddit experience. With the newly redesigned settings console, you can tweak RES until it has the perfect set of customizations to suit your style.
If you are looking for a little more custom theme based around penguins – check out the Pinguin theme for Firefox. The icons for this theme are a little on the large side, but you can set them up to be a ‘bit smaller if needed. For those people out there that love penguins, this theme is for you!
Want to spice up the way your new tab page looks in Firefox? New Tab Plus is an HTML5-based add-on that gives your new tab page a lot of love.
- My Initial Firefox 4 Thoughts Jan/18
- RSS Feed Change, Please Read! Nov/05
- Goodbye Status Bar, Hello Add-on Bar Jan/19
- Optimized Firefox for Windows? Oct/20
- RIP Xmarks Sep/28
- Tab History Menu May/20
- Rapportive May/17
- YSlow May/15
- Self-Destructing Cookies May/14
- RequestPolicy May/10