It has been many moons since the last time I took a visit to a chat room. I do have fond memories of them though. Twelve year olds typing expletives they just learned aside, many folks are still chatting away in these social conversations. Now you can join in on the fun by getting ChatZilla. Make sure you read the FAQ first, then jump right into your favorite chat room with ease.
Have you ever been to a Web site that didn’t lead you where you wanted to go? Maybe it took you some place you didn’t think you clicked to go to. With the help of Split Link, you can now see the true URL that you are being sent to.
Feeling like you want a little more Bugs Bunny in your browser this morning? The Doodle Plastik Firefox theme gives you a real “cartoon-like” look and feeling. It is one of the more playful themes out there as well.
It is hard to find a good theme that isn’t an Apple ripoff, so pick this one up today.
Ever ran across some text on a Web page that you wanted to quickly translate? Now it can be as easy as highlighting the text in question, and using gTranslate. This Firefox extension makes reading another language as easy as pie.
The extension uses the Google translation services to translate the text. Pick it up, and find out what the French have really been saying about us all this time.
Ever had the urge to manage your extensions and themes for Firefox locally? It might not be something that everybody wants to do. It sounds hard and complicated. Don’t worry though, I am sure you won’t be scared of it for too much longer.
I ran across this article at About.com about Firefox tips and tricks for so called “power users” yesterday. For the most part, it is a lot of keyboard shortcuts. Some of them I use myself, so I guess that would by-default make me a power user? If you need a refresher in getting around in Firefox, bookmark this source.
This page contains various tips and tricks for Firefox. Most of these tips involve editing of text files on your hard drive and is not recommended if you’re not familiar with basic file and folder usage. The tips are divided into four categories and sorted by importance/popularity.
Learning and using CSS can either be a webmaster’s best friend or a webmaster’s worst enemy. Learning what does what and how you get the most out of it isn’t always easy with CSS. Thanks to this Firefox extension though, you can learn from what you see what other Web sites do.
I know the first thought that comes to mind is, why would you want to?” but there are some good reasons. Maybe you could sneak Firefox onto somebody’s system (for their own protection, of course) using this series of tips, extensions and themes? Maybe you really like the Internet Explorer interface?
No matter what the reason is, firefoxie.net has got the steps on how to do it.
Many thanks to Quick Online Tips for sending in this link. Ever wanted to add the Firefox download counter to your Web site? Well, over at Quick Online Tips they have plenty of ways to get it done. From static images to desktop widgets all the different ways are listed here.