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What Are Share Services?

I woke up this morning to an interesting new button in my Firefox browser.  This paper airplane button was resting in my toolbar and I wondered to myself, “what add-on added this?”.  I was delightfully surprised though that this looks like a new Firefox feature called Share Services.  It builds sharing a page on a number of services into the browser.

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Hide Twitter Guff

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.

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Twitter Disconnect

Disconnect TwitterTwitter 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.

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Rapportive

Rapportive ReviewWant 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.

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HootBar

HootBar Review for FirefoxI 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.

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