There are lots of reasons to switch to Google’s Chromes browser. It’s easy to use, quick and compatible with all of your devices. It’s has a built-in option for private surfing and comes with a safe browsing feature that warns you when you visit sites that are suspected of phishing or malware. The following are the top 5 best Google chrome extensions for better browsing.
When tabs were invented, they became one of the best features in browsing but have become a burden lately. There becomes too many that it can be difficult to find the ones you need. It can be very annoying when one of the tabs starts to auto-play videos. They also take up lots of RAM and disk space which slows down your computer and eats up the battery. TabCloud allows you to save any window session and restore it on another computer or a later date. This is achievable by saving lots of tabs to a cloud syncing service. This feature is free, easy and efficient to use.
Ginger is the only proofreader that corrects 30 different types of grammar errors accurately. The corrections are based on context of your writing. The easy-to-use interface allows you to correct lots of mistakes with only one click. This extension feature makes browsing better because it proofreads your writing in popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Gmail and many more. Users of the Chrome web-browser are able to install this extension feature on any platform which is supported by Chrome like Mac, Linux or Windows. This application has a beautiful design and it’s free and easy to use.
3. Adblock Plus
With so much spam and annoying ads on the internet, Adblock plus is the appropriate extension to cure that. It blocks annoying video ads, banners and other pop-ups making your surfing enjoyable without obtrusive ads cluttering your screen. This is one of the most common browser extensions applied by many users in the world. Users can also add external filter-sets which strip out most ads and videos from websites making browsing cleaner, easier and faster. The Adblock Plus community recently introduced the Acceptable Ads initiative. After many business owners complained of losing revenue due to this feature, the community felt that users can still allow some small and static ads to support websites that rely on advertisements. This additional feature can be disabled at any time when ads become intrusive.
4. HTTPS Everywhere Feature
This extension feature makes it easier to secure your browsing anytime and anywhere. It makes your surfing secure by encrypting your communications with the major websites. The extension automatically switches thousands of sites from unsafe “HTTP” to secure ones. You will be protected from account hijacking and forms of surveillance. HTTP Everywhere makes a site to appear weird and breaks removing their insecure portions. You can be able to load these pages but it will reduce your privacy and security. When hackers are spying on your internet traffic, they will not be able to see what you are doing on your end. This browser extension uses “rulesets” to make websites use HTTPS when possible. Once you learn how to create “rulesets” you can easily connect any website that supports HTTP.
This is a popular service that allows users to manage their RSS and newsfeeds. It automatically imports your feeds and stores them in the cloud so that you can access them from any browser. Feedly arranges the content in a very beautifully designed web page. This browser extension also stores the unread items in the address bar so that users can know how many stories are awaiting their attention.