TOP 10 Essential Chrome Extension

There are large number of extensions available in Google Chrome.  But these extensions are considered as a “Must Have” extensions of Google Chrome. Here is a list of top 10 best chrome extensions.
1. Google Dictionary
It is like a built-in browser feature.Once this extension is installed , double-click on a word and will pop-out the definition of that word and also has a link for further information.
Google Dictionary
2. Awesome Screenshot
Awesome Screenshot is a great useful tool that manages to be both packed with features and it’s very simple and ease to use.
It’s possible to add annotations, capture entire webpages (even when they are only partially visible), share pictures quickly via the internet, and more. Images can be saved locally, uploaded or copied to the clipboard as required.
Awesome Screenshot
3. Too many Tabs
Ever tried having 20 tabs or more open in Chrome? You can’t even see the favicon of the tabs, not to mention the tab titles! If that happens to you, TooManyTabs is a must-have extension that manages your tabs, reduces your tab overflow, and saves your sanity!
Too Many Tabs
4. Stumble Upon
StumbleUpon is the easiest way to discover interesting photos, videos, web pages and more, recommended by people sharing your Interests. Type a word or phrase in the Explore Box, or pick from 500+ Interests then simply click the “Stumble!” button, and we’ll recommend page after page of amazing stuff you’d never expect to see. Share interesting things with anyone via email, StumbleUpon, Facebook, Twitter and more.
5. timeStats
Time Stats tracks website stats and helps you to collects stats of the sites you visit. It’s quick to access and easy to use.  You can delete the statistics of any date you want. You can also uncheck or remove a site from the statistics.
6. Dr.Web Anti-Virus Link Checker
Chrome has plenty of security features that are built in, but Dr.Web Anti-Virus Link Checker adds another useful one because it doesn’t slow down the program or your browsing speed every will automatically scAN Facebook,, Google+ Social Network links.
Dr.Web Anti-Virus Link Checker
7. Hacker news
Displays recent stories from the world.This extension displays the latest articles from Y Combinator’s Hacker News (  It also allows you to submit your current tab to Hacker News and perform a search of past Hacker News stories.
Hacker news
8. Pixlr Editor
Pixlr Editor is a fully featured photo editor available directly in your browser and it shares similar interface of adobe photoshop. the learning curve is low and it boasts a wealth of capabilities you would only normally find in a desktop application. The fast, intuitive, thoughtfully organized interface means quick edits are a breeze. It includes editing, filters and adjustment tools and even opens PSD files.
Accomplish image editing entirely in the cloud using Pixlr Editor — open images from Facebook, Picasa or Flickr, edit them and then save back to the cloud.
Pixlr Editor
9. Privacyfix
Privacyfix manages all of your privacy settings in one place.
Privacyfix is where you can manage your privacy controls for Facebook, Google, the websites you visit and the companies that track you across the Web. Instantly see privacy risks and navigate instantly to where you can fix them. As you visit sites, get alerted to new privacy risks before you provide personal data, remove website cookies and request deletion of your personal data.
This extension protects your privacy and hide your data such as the place you live, your browsing and your personal information.
It will soon be available for android and ios.
10. 500 px
500px Chrome app allows you to elegantly showcase your best photos, browse inspiring photos from all over the world, and share them with your friends and family easily.
This tool will show High Quality images from all over the world.


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