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Tired of all the useless stuff you get when you visit Twitter’s website? This add-on for Firefox will remove all the “guff” that you see and lets you get back to business and check your Twitter friends and your own posts too.
Social Share Counts for Delicious, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Twitter for Anything Loaded in Your Browser. Social Site Icons Load in Your Statusbar With Text Counts.
Twitter is notified whenever you visit one of the more than 20 percent of sites on the web that include Twitter widgets. Turn off the flow of your data to them! Twitter Disconnect blocks all traffic from third-party sites to Twitter servers but still lets you access Twitter itself.
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.
I am a big fan of HootSuite, it is a great tool to kind of aggregate all your social networking needs. The HootBar extension for Firefox will let you post messages to Twitter and other social networks right from the Firefox address bar. Additional features include more customization options and allows you to post to all the social networks that HootSuite supports: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Foursquare, WordPress and more.
Need an update utility that will allow you to update your status for multiple networks at once? FireStatus does a good job at that. It is a nice looking Firefox add-on that lets you update Facebook, Twitter, FriendFeed, Delicious and Identi.ca all at once. That can save you a lot of time.
Tired of seeing retweets on Twitter? If you are using Firefox, there is a simple to use add-on that will solve your problems. Tweet-hider will hide replies and retweets in the user profile and will only show you unique content.
The team at Twitter have developed a very slick new add-on for Firefox that allows you to quickly see what is going on via Twitter in the Firefox address bar. The obviously named, Twitter Address Bar Search, add-on comes in handy for those of us who need to quickly search and see what is going on via Twitter, the micro-blogging & status sharing network.
Mozilla’s social sharing button has gotten a few new improvements. F1, from Mozilla Labs is proposed to be a future default feature in a later version of Firefox, so think we should learn as much about it as we can.