Top 9 Chrome Extensions for Bloggers, Designers and Web Developers

IE Tabs - chrome extensions for developers

Going back in history, 3 years back when Google Chrome browser was initially released to the world by Google, most of the people were thinking it as an extra thing which will get room in stores. Very few people started using the new released browser because it was new, have bugs and certain issues which refrain users away from adopting it.

Now it’s known as fast, sleek and very reliable browser. With the Google’s idea to emerge most of the things in browser, the extensions market and themes market have grown to giant sizes.

Google Chrome have a lot of useful extensions which can ease the work of developer a lot. If you’re a designer or a developer or a fashion designer, you can search for your own set pack of extension which helps you in everyday working of professional work. Our today’s article is covering the extensions for a blogger and developer. We’re assuming that a general blogger knows much stuff of WordPress and CSS editing. So we have gathered a set of extensions which will help the developers and bloggers to work more smartly.

1- Screen Capture by Google

Screen capture is very useful tool specially when you’re troubleshooting issues with hosting company and you want to send them quick screenshot. You can capture visible content of a tab, a region of a web page, or the whole page as a PNG image.

Screen Capture (by Google) - chrome extensions for developers

Screen Capture (by Google) – chrome extensions for developers

2- Measureit

Another very handy extension which helps you to measure some certain area with in the browser. It Draw out a ruler that will help you get the pixel width and height of any elements on a webpage.

Measure it - chrome extensions for developers

Measure it – chrome extensions for developers

3- Color Picker

Useful when you want to pick some color from image or any website which in non-CSS. Pick color from current web page or change color of any element in DOM.

Color Picker - chrome extensions for developers

Color Picker – chrome extensions for developers

4- Count Tabs

Must have a thing for bloggers specially, while doing an article they need to track how many image tabs are opened yet. This plugin will return a total number of Chrome tabs currently opened. Count of tabs opened across all the browser windows. If the tabs are more than it is time to close some & improve system performance.

Count Tabs - chrome extensions for developers

Count Tabs – chrome extensions for developers

5- SEO Status Pagerank/Alexa Toolbar

Another great plugin which returns the Alexa rank and Google Page-Rank for the opened tabs. It’s fast light weight and accurate extension. Alexa also gets the data from this extension about websites. This way Alexa rank will also be improved for visited websites.

SEO Status Pagerank Alexa Toolbar - chrome extensions for developers

SEO Status Pagerank Alexa Toolbar – chrome extensions for developers

6- Nofollow Spotter

While giving links to other or getting links from someone, its important to know how important that link is. DoFollow links are more important. Nofollow spotter colours the nofollow links in the webpage in a red background with a red border to let you calculate the link importance.

Nofollow Spotter - chrome extensions for developers

Nofollow Spotter – chrome extensions for developers

7- Lorem Ipsum Generator

Web developers when creating new blogs came across the need to have some dummy text. This extension helps developers to generate random lorem ipsum dummy text to fill your website with paragraph looking content.

lorem ipsum generator - chrome extensions for developers

lorem ipsum generator – chrome extensions for developers

8- IE Tab

This extension will help developers to test pages which are only available for IE users without leaving the Chrome. It Display web pages using IE within Chrome. One can avail offers by Microsoft and other Facebook apps which are only IE based.

IE Tabs - chrome extensions for developers

IE Tabs – chrome extensions for developers

9- Resolution test

Great plugin when working with theme developments, You can test the webpage in different screen resolutions. Also you can define your own one to check how you new design looks like.

Resolution test - chrome extensions for developers

Resolution test – chrome extensions for developers

Summing up

Hope you have enjoyed the above collection and are now known to usability of above great extensions. Meanwhile if you’re searching for more web developer extensions, Go to web-developer category of Chrome store.

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