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Farky

For those three people who might not know, Fark.com is a collection of interesting links from all over the Web. With something as old and popular as Fark, you would think somebody has written a Firefox extension to help you master your farking, right? That they have, and its name is Farky.

[Learn More About Farky!]

Firefox – For Small Business

The folks over at Small Business Pipeline have put together a nice extension list for small businesses.

Enter Networking Pipeline’s crack researcher (that is, yours truly). He braved the toughest of the Web, scoured extension sites, and crawled through the underbelly of the Internet to find for you the absolute coolest collaboration and communication Firefox extensions around.

[Learn About the 15 Best Firefox Extensions For Collaboration!]

Want a Smart Cursor?

The smart-cursor Firefox extension does one simple job, and it does it well. It changes your cursor’s appearance depending on what type of link it is hovering over. If it is an E-mail link, then you see an envelope. If it is javascript, then you will see a little scroll. If it is going to give you a pop up, then you see a little miniature browser. This is a good start to a great idea.

[Learn More About Smart Cursor!]

Fire up the Fox

I want to thank Joe (sorry, no URL mentioned) for sending this link in to me. Fire up the Fox looks to create a starting point for anybody that might be new to the Firefox interface or ways of doing things. Extensions, themes, help, and more are all covered with a few examples for each. Now what I want to know is where is the link to the free Firefox Facts eBook? Fire up the Fox is a great resource and database for the little orange and blue browser that could.

[Learn More About Fire up the Fox!]

Open Selected Links in Firefox

Us power surfers need a good way to open multiple links at the same time. Clicking on each one (one my one) can be a tedious task. That is where the openselectedlinks Firefox extension comes into play. This extension adds a menu item to open selected links. Lets say you wanted to open five links. All you would have to do is select those five links, right-click and hit “Open 5 selected links”. Give your clicking finger a rest!

[Learn More About the Openselectedlinks Extention!]

WebCrumbz

WebCrumbz says that they, “Refind links you never knew you’d need, to those you never knew”. So what does that really mean? They keep track of your history, and serve you up your own version of the Web. If you want to travel outside the box, you can also check out what other users have been visiting as well.

[Learn More About WebCrumbz!]

Swarm Through the Web

SwarmHere is another neat way of watching what everybody else is browsing:

Swarm is a graphical map of hundreds of websites, all connecting to each other. It updates itself every second with where people are going and coming from. As sites become more popular, they move towards the center of the swarm and grow larger. Conversely, sites that lose traffic move away from the center and grow smaller.

Go grab the extention and join in on the fun!

[Learn More About Swarm!]