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50 Most Wanted FireFox Extentions For Web Geeks

50 Most Wanted FireFox Extentions For Web Geeks

What browser do you use? Previously we have made a post about different Chrome extensions, now it’s Firefox’s turn to show off. If you used to work in Firefox and don’t want to give up, you will find the extensions of this post very helpful and useful. There is a great amount of functionality for web designers too. Hope that these extensions will help you to customize your favorite browser and give you some ideas to improve your own experience.

Autofill Forms

Autofill Forms enables you to fill out web forms with one click or a keyboard shortcut
FireFox Extentions
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BetterPrivacy

Ever wondered why you are still tracked though you tried everything to prevent it?
BetterPrivacy is a safeguard which protects from usually not deletable LSO’s on Google, YouTube, Ebay…
FireFox Extentions
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CodeBurner for Firebug

CodeBurner is a Firefox add-on that integrates with Firebug, to extend it with reference material for HTML and CSS.
FireFox Extentions
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Codetch

Get the feel of Dreamweaver in a Firefox extension. Edit your documents right next to your web pages as you surf.
FireFox Extentions
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Color That Site!

Change the colors of web sites. With the move of some sliders, you change the foreground and background colors of a site.
FireFox Extentions
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ColorfulTabs

The most beautiful yet the simplest add-on that makes a strong colorful appeal. Colors every tab in a different color and makes them easy to distinguish while beautifying the overall appearance of the interface. For Seamonkey & Flock. An essential.
FireFox Extentions
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ColorZilla

Advanced Eyedropper, ColorPicker, Page Zoomer and other colorful goodies…
FireFox Extentions
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Console²

Console? (pronounced Console Squared or Console Two) replaces the JavaScript Console with what could be the next generation Error Console. From v0.5 includes the Console Filter extension previously available separately from the Console? website.
FireFox Extentions
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CSS Usage

Firebug extension to view which CSS rules are actually used.
FireFox Extentions
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DOM Inspector

DOM Inspector is a tool that can be used to inspect and edit the live DOM of any web document or XUL application. The DOM can be navigated using a two-paned window displaying a variety of different views on the document and all nodes within.
FireFox Extentions
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Drupal For Firebug

Drupal for Firebug extends the Firebug module to provide Drupal specific debugging and status messages.
FireFox Extentions
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Dummy Lipsum

Generate “Lorem Ipsum” dummy text (from http://www.lipsum.com).
FireFox Extentions
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Firebug

Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page…
FireFox Extentions
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FireFTP

FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP/SFTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP/SFTP servers.
FireFox Extentions
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FirePalette

Adds a color picker to Firebug’s CSS panel.
FireFox Extentions
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Firepicker

Simple color picker plugin for Firebug.
FireFox Extentions
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FireQuery

Firebug plugin for jQuery development
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FireShot

FireShot is a Firefox extension that creates screenshots of web pages (entirely or just visible part).
Unlike other extensions, this plugin provides a set of editing and annotation tools, which let users quickly modify web captures and insert text annotations and graphical annotations. Such functionality will be especially useful for web designers, testers and content reviewers.
FireFox Extentions
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FireStorage

Displays the content of the HTML5 Local Storage for the current site.
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Flagfox

Displays a country flag depicting the location of the current website’s server and provides a multitude of tools such as site safety checks, whois, translation, similar sites, validation, URL shortening, and more…
FireFox Extentions
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Flash Killer

Remove with one click all the Flash contents of the current page, preserving space.
FireFox Extentions
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Font Finder

FontFinder is created for designers, developers and typographers. It allows a user to analyze the font information of any element on a page, copy any piece(s) of that information to the clipboard, and perform inline replacements to test new layouts.
FireFox Extentions
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Font Replacer

Adds the ability of replace a font with another font.
FireFox Extentions
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Foxy SEO Tool

A free, open source Firefox add-on that offers tools for search engine optimization (SEO), web traffic and page analysis, for webmasters and web professionals.
FireFox Extentions
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FoxyProxy

FoxyProxy is an advanced proxy management tool that completely replaces Firefox’s limited proxying capabilities
FireFox Extentions
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Google Toolbar

Share any web page with your friends
right from the Toolbar.

Contribute and read helpful information
on any web page with Google Sidewiki.

Translate web pages instantly
with automatic language detection.
FireFox Extentions
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GridFox

Draws a grid on top of a website
FireFox Extentions
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HTML Validator

HTML Validator is a Mozilla extension that adds HTML validation inside Firefox and Mozilla. The number of errors of a HTML page is seen on the form of an icon in the status bar when browsing.
FireFox Extentions
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IE Tab

Embedding Internet Explorer in tabs of Mozilla/Firefox…
FireFox Extentions
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IE Tab 2

Yes, THE IE Tab! I took the open source original by PC Man, and updated it to be compatible with current versions of Firefox. If you are upgrading from the old IE Tab, it supports import of all of your existing settings.
FireFox Extentions
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ImTranslator

ImTranslator includes Online Translator in 1640 language combinations for Albanian, Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simp.), Chinese (trad.), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese; Spell Checker for English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Ukrainian; TTS (Text to Speech) for English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian and Spanish; Multilingual Dictionary for English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish; Virtual Keyboard for more than 40 languages; Russian Decoder; Interface localization in 11 languages; other multilingual tools.
FireFox Extentions
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JavaScript Debugger

Venkman is the code name for Mozilla’s JavaScript Debugger. Venkman aims to provide a powerful JavaScript debugging environment for Mozilla based browsers.
FireFox Extentions
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Live HTTP Headers

View HTTP headers of a page and while browsing.
FireFox Extentions
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Modify Headers

Add, modify and filter http request headers. You can modify the user agent string, add headers to spoof a mobile request (e.g. x-up-calling-line-id) and much more.
FireFox Extentions
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Open With Photoshop

Open With Photoshop is a new companion for web and graphic designers to open up any web image with Adobe Photoshop via a single and quick mouse click.
FireFox Extentions
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PHP Developer Toolbar

Stop searching at PHP.net to simply remember some function signature. With this addon you can search functions quickly for the official function description directly into your browser without a new tab.Plus,many tools to help PHP developers
FireFox Extentions
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Pixel Perfect

Pixel Perfect is a Firefox/Firebug extension that allows web developers and designers to easily overlay a web composition over top of the developed HTML.
FireFox Extentions
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Pixlr Grabber

Grabbing screens and pulling images from the web just got a bit easier. With the Pixlr Grabber add-on, you can copy, save, share or even edit your final grabs – including any image or background – with just a right-click.
FireFox Extentions
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QuickJava

Allows quick enable and disable of Java, Javascript, Flash, Silverlight and Images from the Statusbar and/or Toolbar without having to open any dialogs!
FireFox Extentions
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Screengrab

It will capture what you can see in the window, the entire page, just a selection, a particular frame… basically it saves webpages as images – either to a file, or to the clipboard. It captures Flash too!
FireFox Extentions
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SearchStatus

Display the Google PageRank, Alexa rank, Compete ranking and SEOmoz Linkscape mozRank anywhere in your browser, along with fast keyword density analyser, keyword/nofollow highlighting, backward/related links, Alexa info and more.
FireFox Extentions
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SenSEO

SenSEO is an extension checking the most important on-page-SEO-criteria and calculating a grade of how good your site fulfills these criteria.
FireFox Extentions
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SeoQuake

Seoquake is a Firefox SEO extension aimed primarily at helping web masters who deal with search engine optimization(SEO) and internet promotion of web sites. Seoquake allows to obtain and investigate many important SEO parameters of the internet.
FireFox Extentions
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Server Spy

Server Spy indicates what brand of HTTP server (e.g. Apache, IIS, etc.) runs on the visited sites.
FireFox Extentions
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Server Switcher

Easily switch between your development and live servers.
FireFox Extentions
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Stylish

Restyle the web with Stylish, a user styles manager. Stylish lets you easily install themes and skins for Google, Facebook, YouTube, Orkut, and many, many other sites. You can even customize Firefox and other programs themselves.
FireFox Extentions
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Web Developer

The Web Developer extension adds various web developer tools to a browser.
FireFox Extentions
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WebRank Toolbar

A toolbar that gives Google Pagerank, Alexa, Compete and Quantcast Rank, pages indexed and backlinks in Google, Bing and Yahoo. Bookmark webpages at PickMeWeb.com, view similar websites at SimilarSites.com. Delicious, Digg and Tweet Count.
FireFox Extentions
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Yet Another Window Resizer

Resize browser window to default screen…
FireFox Extentions
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MeasureIt

Draw a ruler across any webpage to check the width, height, or alignment of page elements in pixels.
FireFox Extentions
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Andrew is the chief editor of Splashnology blog. He has many years of experience within the web design industry and has a passion for the latest web technologies. 3D Models Marketplace

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