Google Chrome has gained more popularity in the recent times and has resulted in the plugin developers to create more unofficial plugins to suit this particular web browser.
Top 10 Most Useful Google Chrome Plugins and Addons
Here is a list of top 10 Google Chrome Plugins and Addons that help in various aspects.
1. Google Chrome Backup
This particular plugin helps you to create profile, wherein you can store your favorite bookmarks, web browser history and much more. You can restore, backup, delete or create shortcut to your Google Chrome profiles.
2. Portable Chrome
The name itself suggests the use of this plugin. You have to unzip the small file to your USB Flash drive and then run ChromeLoader.exe. Your profile details and Chrome settings will be save in your thumb drive.
This plugin works as a theme manager for Chrome. It allows you to install any Google Chrome skin within seconds. It also permits you to know various details about the skin before you install it.
5. Offline Gmail
This particular addon helps you to access your Google Mail account during situations wherein there is no internet connection available at your end. You can read emails that had been downloaded already and also compose new emails in the interface of the browser. Whenever you go online, you can send them and receive new ones automatically.
6. Google Talk
This plugin permits you to stay connected with your family and friends in GTalk without having to login separately into your Gmail account. It actually adds a GTalk icon to the launcher which pops up whenever you open it.
7. Last Pass
This particular addon helps you to manage all your passwords in Google Chrome browser. It also helps you to fill up forms online.
8. Session Saver
This handy plugin helps you to manage, save and reload several web sessions in Google Chrome.
9. Goo.gl URL Shortener
This plugin assists you in shortening any website URL with the URL shortening service of Google – Goo.gl. Once the URL is compressed, it is then copied to the clipboard automatically. Therefore, you can distribute and communicate the shortened URL to your friends in Facebook, Twitter, Digg, Blogger, MySpace, Delicious, Gmail and Google Reader easily.
10. Google Dictionary
With the help of this addon you can learn the definition of a phrase or word. You have to just double click on a particular phrase or word to know its definition.
This article was last updated on January 3rd, 2012 in Google Chrome