Recently, Google Chrome has emerged as a top browser with huge popularity among people. It’s popular because of many reasons. First of all, Chrome is really swift and loads up in a split second. The browsing experience is quite good and it is powerful too. And it supports the installation of extensions to make your browsing experience even more easier by power packing the useful utilities into your browser. There are thousands of extensions available for you in the Chrome Webstore, but here I will list out 7 useful extensions that you must use.
We all have to manage a lot of online accounts daily. And very likely, we will have different passwords for each. We will need to remember those usernames and passwords to access the site! It ain’t easy at all. This Chrome Extension will help you store all your login credentials under the same shelf.
If you’re a webmaster, it is always necessary for you to keep an eye on the alexa rank status of the websites you visit daily. Alexa Toolbar Extension makes that job easier for you by providing the Alexa rank of the website you’re visiting at the top of your browser.
This is one of my favorite. You will always need to take snapshots of your screen, for demonstrating something to someone. Awesome Screenshot Extension makes it easy for you to capture the screenshot of the page. It includes advanced options and tools for image manipulation in the extension itself. You can do the minor touch-ups in your image, without having to open up other Image Manipulation Tools like Photoshop for editing the screenshot.
As the name suggests, this extension provides you with the complete report of any webpage within seconds on the top of your browser. It is an all-in-one solution for any webmaster to find out the SEO statistics of other websites. This includes Alexa Rank, Pagerank, SEOMoz Rank, Indexed Pages and many more results.
This is an excellent solution to test or edit the source code of a web page real time. Firebug makes CSS editing easy by suggesting the style when you type the first few letters of the style. Although Chrome offers, Inspect Element feature similar to that of Firebug, it can’t be opened in a separate window like Firebug. Firebug is one among the highly useful extensions and it is a must-have for web developers.
YSlow Extension shows you the page speed of a webpage by checking it with a number of parameters. Page speed is very important, and it is even more important to know which are the factors that makes the loading of webpages slow. This extension will help you find those issues, so that you can correct them to score better.
If you’re lazy to go to Google Analytics website for viewing the Analytics stats, then this extension is a life-saver. Install it and you just need one click to view the Analytics Stats right away from your browser.
Now, just click the above links and start installing these extensions to make your browsing more productive. Hope you liked my list of 7 Useful Google Chrome Extensions. Did I miss any? Comment below and let me know.