Browser Extensions

A browser extension is a computer program that extends the functionality of a web browser in some way. Depending on the browser and the version, the term may be distinct from similar terms such as plug-in or add-on. Extensions can be created through use of web technologies such as HTML, Java, and CSS. Browser extensions can also improve the user interface of the web browser with out directly affecting viewable content of a web page. This improvement can be achieved through a variety of add ons such as toolbars and plug-ins.
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    … can block websites for use, you can provide certain limits of time to certain websites–for example, 15 minutes per day for Twitter. Freedom: Available for Macs, PCs and iPhones to give you complete freedom from all your devices, it is a paid app, but the monthly cost is well worth-it for addicts to cover distractions from all your devices. I advise…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter YouTube- 19 readers -
  • Facebook Has the Right to Protect Its Service

    …. With advertising as Facebook’s primary source of revenue, the decision to push against ad blocking is understandable. Facebook also admitted that ads can be intrusive, and that it is trying to serve the needs of users who might block ads, while still honoring its customers, the advertisers. Peter Hamilton, CEO of mobile marketing platform Tune…

    AllFacebookin Facebook- 11 readers -
  • The 10 Best Browser Extensions for Marketers

    … media. The browser extension makes it even easier. With a couple of clicks, you can set your custom URLs, post to your social accounts directly from the pop-up, and then track how well they’re performing. The Bitly extension works with Chrome. For people who use other browsers, try the Bitly bookmark tool instead. 10. OneTab Have you ever been…

    Jillian Richardson/ The Content Strategistin Google- 27 readers -
  • ‘View Hidden Photos of Anyone on Facebook?’ Not Quite, But …

    … It may not quite allow you to “view hidden photos of anyone on Facebook,” but Picturebook, a browser extension for Google Chrome, does provide a reminder for privacy-conscious Facebook users to untag themselves from photos that they don’t want other users to see. Karissa Bell of Mashable pointed out the inaccuracies in Picturebook’s product…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 24 readers -
  • Marketing Trends & Tools We’re Thankful For

    … expectations are understood and achieved, they bring to the table plenty of marketing insights and strategic direction. Our director of account services, Arte Levy, uses Slideshare to uncover topics, trends and data sources to inform further research. He also finds a few Chrome browser extensions useful, including Colorzilla, Awesome Screenshot…

    Olivia Fuller/ Overit- 9 readers -
  • How to Test Responsive Web Design

    … testing, you may want to get a little more involved. When I first start development on a responsive project, I mainly do my testing within Google Chrome. There are a couple of browser extensions you can use to aid in this process. The first is called ‘Window Resizer’. Window Resizer adds a handy button to your Google Chrome toolbar that allows…

    Portent, Incin Google How To's- 6 readers -
  • Facebook Friend Trackers That Really Work (Mostly)

    … Wouldn't it be great if you could know when someone unfriends you? Facebook apparently doesn't want you to know when someone unfriends you, though, so it's not easy to sort out (short of keeping a separate running list and checking it periodically for the missing). But I have two friend trackers you can try. What is this magic of which I speak…

    Mary C. Long/ AllFacebookin Social- 13 readers -
  • Facebook Beefs Up Custom Audiences, Introduces Multi-Product Ads

    … in News Feed to specific audiences. Ecommerce company Nomorerack used this approach and saw its click-through-rates increase as much as 42 percent and its costs per acquisition decrease between 42 percent and 45 percent. Beginning today, multi-product ads are available to advertisers around the world via the Facebook ads application-programming…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 32 readers -
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