10 Firefox extensions for power blogging

Blogging is a task which involve so many processes. The common misconception about blogging is that people think that blogging means only writing article. But the actual fact is Blogging require lots of step:Ex. Choosing Niche, planning for an article, research on article, subscribing RSS feeds, keyword plan, SEO management, image editing, writing, marketing of articles, reply of different responses coming in the form of comments, trackbacks.

There are several Firefox plugins available which can help you a lot to boost up your internet experience and you can save most of your time and you can add an extra effort to add some value in you blogging job.

SEO quakejpg SEO Quake:This is an ultimate plugin for webmasters who deal with SEO(Search Engine Optimization) of websites.It shows many important parameters of the webpage like Alexa ranking, Google Pagerank, Domain information, backlinks, keywords etc


Gmail Manager: No doubt Gmail is the first choice of any blogger as a mailing service because of its innovative  lab features. Gmail Manager extension is a Gmail notifier for multiple accounts.You can receive new mail notification, view account details as unread messages,saved drafts, labels with new mail, total space used etc.

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Smarter Fox: Ultimate extension for search, download and share. Whenever you select any text on a page, it will show a popup bubble by which you can search the term on Google, Twitter, Oneriot or Wikipedia. Also you can download all link and image of a webpage parallel. Contains lots of more fascinating features. It give real time search result in Twitter and Oneriot  Must try extension from Firefox.

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TwitterBar: TwitterBar allows you to post to Twitter from Firefox’s address bar. A small Twitter icon sits to the right of your address bar; clicking on it will post your tweet, and you can hover your mouse over it to see how many characters you have left.


KGen: KGen (Keyword Generator) is an extension that show you the strongest keyword of the visited page. Must have extension for webmasters who deals with SEO of the web pages. It enhance your webmaster capability.

It retreive every words of the page and tell about the weight of the page.


Firefox universal uploader This extension allows to upload/download files from your favorite websites using a simple interface.There are numerous websites supported by Universal uploader:Ex.Rapidshare.com,Photobucket,Mosso,Box.net, Flickr,Picasa,Youtube,Facebook,Webshots,Omnidrive,Smugmug,

SmeStorage,Google Docs


Adsense Notifier: If you are a Google Adsense user then this addon is very useful to you . It displays your adsense earning on the statusbar.It will make a smile on your face of every dollar income.


XMarks: It is a bookmarking addon. Your all passwords and bookmarks will automatically backed up and synchronized. This means whenever you need a password or bookmark items in another PC it will be available for you because all the data store in XMarks server. No need to fear from accidental hard drive crash or password backup problem.


Greasemonkey: Allows you to customize the way a webpage displays using small bits of JavaScript. You can change the look of your webpage according to different Javascript availability. Also you can install Greasefire addon for automatically find available javascripts.


Shareaholic: If you want to share anything on a web then Shearholic will be the best tool for you. Compatible with Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, LinkedIn, WordPress, Techmeme tip, Stumbleupon, Mixx, Digg, Delecious, Yahoo Buzz, Hacker News etc. Supports more than 60 services.

Let me know what are your favourite addons for power blogging.

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Himanshu is a full time professional blogger from India. He is passionate about computer technologies. He daily updates his blog Guiding Tech. Apart from writing on internet he likes listening to music, reading various tech magazines and several other blogs on internet.


COMMENTs ( 8 )

  1. Ajay singh bisht says

    seo quake and twitter bar are my favourites..thnx harsh for this really helpful article…

  2. Mandar Salvi says

    Great post! :) I am going to install Adsense Notifier… Already have Greasemonkey – Was using it for Orkut Tricks

  3. Team Nirvana says

    As usual, an amazing post there Himanshu.

    Never knew some of the tools like Adsense Notifier and Twitterbar.

    Will try them for sure.

  4. Veera says

    I’ve a question on Adsense Notifier.

    If we wanna use Adsense Notifier, we definitely have to share out Google password with that tool. Isn’t it unsafe to share such a crucial information with that tool?

  5. George Serradinho says

    Thanks for this informative post. I am going to have a look at TwitterBar. It looks like something I could use.