Recently, I started to reorganize some of my bookmarks in Firefox. Rather than keep a “Misc” folder to store all my random unsorted links in, I thought I should use the Unsorted Bookmarks option built into Firefox. The only problem is there is not a real easy way to add this shortcut to the Bookmark Toolbar.
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Candy Tabs makes your Firefox browser a thing of beauty and elegance, differentiating each open tab with a color which helps distinguish your browsing so you always know which tab you want to select.
Tab Colors is a basic add-on for Firefox that allows you to specify background colors for your tabs. Sometimes when you color code things, it makes them easier to work with. You know the green tab is the tab for your social stuff. You know the blue tab is the tab for your work project. This add-on is really great.
Organizing bookmarks is something I have done for years but I am always surprised to see when I glance over a friend’s computer how unorganized bookmarks can be. You can save yourself a lot of time though if you take a few minutes to get your bookmarks in order. Here is how you can make new folders to organize your bookmarks.
Weekdone provides you a quick form to plan your weekly tasks and journal done items. Share key goals, accomplishments and challenges with your team. Just click the toolbar icon to access your form and fill in your report form without closing the page you are already on. Weekdone is a quick team dashboard with weekly e-mail reports for every manager or team leader too.
PopVideo takes an ordinary video embedded on a web page, and pops it out of the page, allowing you to resize and move your video around the page. Why be a sucker and watch a small, sad video stuck in the middle of a page when you can POP it out and live the big cinema video life?
I am a very organized person, so if I can bring my organizational needs to the browser with a great add-on – then call me a happy guy. Auto-Sort Bookmarks is a great extension for Firefox that sorts bookmarks alphabetically for you. This extension has options to automatically sort bookmarks, sort the bookmarks bar and specify the sort order. Auto-Sort Bookmarks considers separators, so that it sorts bookmarks between separators.
Need to do a little spring cleaning of your bookmarks? You can start by sorting your bookmarks by name. This is an often used trick of mine that I do a lot but don’t think I have discussed here yet. Get control of your bookmarks by making them easier to proverbially scroll through.
Is your right-click context menu in Firefox getting a little bloated? If you go through a lot of extensions for Firefox, you can sometimes end up with more items in the right-click menu than you want. Then again, sometimes you might just want to move one option to the top while leaving lesser used options at the bottom. The Menu Editor extension for Firefox will let you customize that right-click context menu.
Running out of room across the top of the Firefox browser window? Why not try adding a few things to the side instead? The Vertical Toolbar add-on for Firefox will help you organize your browser by adding an additional toolbar to the far right side of the browser window.