12 Most Popular Google Chrome Extensions Of 2011

It might be tough to switch over Google Chrome if you are using Firefox since long. But Google Chrome has added many useful extensions to its bag that must be worthy checking out.

No doubts that Firefox is having some great add-ons, whereas chrome is not so far behind from it, it’s fresh and handy extension are fairly good to grab sharp attention of users. Many extensions are accessible for chrome browse as are available for Mozilla.

These days you can see that Chrome gallery has developed enough to get the things done easily. There are plenty of reasons behind using Chrome but it’s default searching facility, most visited web sites in the tab, fast extensions adding, less memory usages are some of my favorite features which makes me jump on Google Chrome instead of Mozilla Firefox.

Today, we have gone through the Best Google Chrome Extensions and picks that must be installed in your web browser.

All these Chrome Extensions are taken from the Chrome gallery and I am sure that these ones will offer anyways something unique to make you even more productive.

You might not be agree with us if we missed your favorite extension, if so then tell us about that really great one, we will surely update our list. The best part about Google Chrome’s extensions is that they are quite simple to both install and uninstall if they don’t suits your requirement.

Let’s have a look on 12 Most Popular Google Chrome Extensions Of 2011.

1.) AdBlock

AdBlock for Chrome!  Block all advertisements on all web pages, even Facebook and Youtube.  Your browser is automatically updated with additions to the filter: just click Install, then visit your favorite website and see the ads disappear!

2.) Clip to Evernote

The Evernote Chrome Extension makes it easy to remember and find all of the great stuff you see online. Save full pages, including text, links and images with a single click.

Save your favorite content:  You can clip entire pages or highlight the area you like and click the extension. This will grab the content and save it into your Evernote account

3.) Download Master

Download Master makes it easier to download whatever you want. With this extension you can send a link to Download Master with a couple of clicks.Plugin functions correctly ONLY if you have Download Master installed.

4.) Facebook Photo Zoom

Facebook Photo Zoom is a simple, light-weight extension that integrates directly into Facebook so you can see the larger images of photo albums, profile photos and more whenever you hover over a zoomable image!

5.) FastestChrome

FastestFox, one of the most popular Firefox extensions with over 10 million users is now available for Chrome. FastestChrome is easy to use. Simply look at the previews to the right. All features are configurable via options.

6.) Google Mail Checker

This extension really is terrible. I tried it for a few months and just now I uninstalled it. It does nothing, it is worthless. Basically it’s like a bookmark that SOMETIMES or occasionally tells you your inbox count. That’s so amazing! Wow.

7.) IE Tab

Use Internet Explorer to display web pages in a Chrome tab. Some sites can only be displayed using IE, and with this extension you can now see those sites without leaving Chrome. Great for web developers who want to test the IE rendering engine, users who use sites with ActiveX controls, and users who want to use the explorer view for local files.

8.) Google Reader Notifier

Displays the Google Reader unread count. Clicking the icon shows a preview of your reading list in a popup (or it can open Reader in a new tab, see the options page for configuration).

9.) Porsche

Porsche has developed numerous technologies that have advanced vehicle performance, improved safety and spurred environmental innovations within the automotive industry through its over 60-year history. Today, with more than 28,000 motorsport victories, Porsche is recognized as the world’s most successful marque in sports car racing.

10.) Rampage

Chic and sexy, Rampage is one of the most recognizable and in-demand contemporary fashion brands.

11.) RSS

This extension auto-detects RSS feeds on the page you are reading and upon finding one will display an RSS icon in the Omnibox, allowing you to click on it to preview the feed content and subscribe.

12.) Turn Off the Lights

With one click on the lamp button, the page will be fading to dark. And automatic focus to the video. Click again, the page will return back as normal.

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4 thoughts on “12 Most Popular Google Chrome Extensions Of 2011

  1. I am using many of above… heard some new ones..hope they are useful to me.. :)

  2. The best Chrome extension is Adblock Plus
    This is the the one we all love from Firefox, not the copycat you have recommended :)

  3. Really liked the Facebook Photo Zoom & Turn of the Lights extensions. Never really knew about it.

    Thanks Yogesh !

  4. nice collection….alexa traffic rank extension will ease the job of checking alexa rank

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