My Favorite Firefox Add-ons
At least twice a week I recommend a Firefox addon/plugin to friends, collegues and family. I finally decided to create this page to serve as the main link I send everyone to for a quick description and direct link to install.
Allows you to manage multiple Gmail accounts. Displays alerts and a status message in the Firefox taskbar when you have new mail and can auto-sign you in upon double clicking.
Display weather information from AccuWeather.com in the toolbar or statusbar.
Allows you to choose how you want a PDF opened, either within the browser, in Acrobat or save the PDF to your computer.
Zoom in and out of images.
Save As Image
Adds the ability to save a page as an image. Image may be cropped before saving.
Verizon Minutes Used
Displays your current minute usage, including peak, off peak and text messages.
Lets you view and keep up with your twitter account.
< < < THE FOLLOWING ADD-ONS ARE PRIMARILY FOR WEB DEVELOPERS AND TECH MINDED USERS > > >
Validates HTML and other web related files.
Quickly snag the color of an item, image or page to its #XXXXXX hex value and copy to the clip board. Also useful to view the div id and class associated with HTML elements on a page.
Quickly measure widths and heights within a web page. Includes a nifty ruler.
Live HTTP Headers
View and log both sent and received HTTP header requests. Useful for debugging dead links and monitoring page activity.
Shows the IP address(s) of the server your currently viewing pages from.
Shows the Server name of the server your currently viewing pages from.
User Agent Switcher
Quickly switch between common user agents and create your own. Great for testing Mod Rewrite scripts or getting into IE only detecting web sites.
Adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools. Includes a similar MeasureIT utility but it does not include a ruler.
Do you have a Firefox extension you want to recommend to me?