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As one of the most popular browsers, Chrome offers a wide range of effective and efficient extensions that can help you save time, improve your productivity and make your workload easier.
These extensions are not only easy to access, as they can be activated with just a click from your browser, but are also extremely powerful and are able to perform even the most difficult tasks with ease.
In this post, we’ll share 45+ chrome extensions that are extremely useful for SEO, social media and content management. To make it easier for you we have divided it into three sections namely;
So, let’s begin!
- A] Powerful Chrome Extensions for SEO
- #1. MozBar
- #2. Check My Links
- #3. Meta SEO Inspector
- #4. Scraper
- #5. Link Grabber
- #6. SEO & Website Analysis by WooRank
- #7. NoFollow
- #8. SEO Site Tools
- #9. Majestic Backlink Analyzer
- #10. PageSpeed Insights
- #11. Page Analytics by Google
- #12. Copy All URLs
- #13. Ahrefs SEO Toolbar
- #14. LastPass
- #15. LinkMiner
- #16. Redirect Path
- #17. SEOQuake
- #18. Analytics UTM Builder
- #19. NinjaOutreach Lite
- #20. Email Hunter
- #21. BuiltWith Technology Profiler
- #22. vidIQ Vision for YouTube
- #23. Live HTTP Headers
- B] Powerful Chrome Extensions for Social Media
- #1. Social Analytics
- #2. Pinterest Save Button
- #3. Riffle
- #4. RiteTag
- #5. Social Fixer for Facebook
- #6. Contacts+ for Gmail
- #7. GIPHY for Gmail
- #8. Hootsuite
- #9. Shareaholic
- C] Powerful Chrome Extensions for Content
- #1. Pocket
- #2. Grammarly
- #3. Evernote Web Clipper
- #4. Awesome Screenshot
- #5. Feedly
- #6. Stencil
- #7. Google Dictionary
- #8. OneTab
- #9. Pixabay
- #10. Bitly
- #11. Word Count Tool
- #12. Google Similar Pages
- #13. Free Photos
- #14. Screencastify
- #15. Plagiarism Checker
One of the most popular chrome add-ons, MozBar is famous with SEO experts as it provides quick analysis of link metrics of a web page right from the browser window. It shows analytical data such as page authority, domain authority, social sharing statistics, page speed and more, thereby providing you with comprehensive link analysis data at a glance.
Now, while the free extension only gives you the basic link metric information of a web page, for a more in-depth web page analysis review you’ll need to sign-up for a Moz PRO account
#3. Meta SEO Inspector
Another handy SEO tool, Meta SEO Inspector helps you inspect the metadata of a web page, by highlighting information such as meta title, meta description, keywords, rich snippets and important open graph tags for social media.
It highlights any information that is missing from the page data in red so that you can easily rectify it, and provides you with a list of online tools through which you can quickly analyze any URL.
#5. Link Grabber
An extremely useful addon, with the help of Link Grabber you can now grab all the links from a web page at one go, instead of copying one link after another.This SEO extension also allows you to copy-paste the complete list of URL links in a spreadsheet and consists of options like hiding duplicate links, block specified URL link and more.
Since using a Nofollow backlink will not provide you with any SEO benefit, identifying if a link is dofollow or nofollow before you use them on your web page is important.
This Nofollow extension is a simple tool that identifies all links tagged as nofollow and also outlines noindex meta tags on web pages, thereby helping you enhance your off-page SEO strategy.
As the name suggests, Majestic Backlink Analyzer helps you to quickly check backlink profile of any website. The data provided is broken down into a range of metrics and provides information about Citation flow & Trust flow score, gives you information about link anchor text, the link types i.e. direct, nofollow etc, backlinks, domain IP Address & more.
This tool is reliable and consistent, makes reporting easy and is one of the most used tools by SEO experts.
#11. Page Analytics by Google
An impressive analytical tool, Page Analytics by Google gives you insight on how customers interact with your web pages.
It provides you with data like number of clicks on a link or a web page, number of active visitors and analyzes different segments such as paid search traffic, search traffic, mobile traffic, returning users and more.
This SEO tool also shows you other important metrics, such as average time on page, page views, unique pageview, bounce rate, etc, which helps you to understand user behaviour and improve customer engagement.
#13. Ahrefs SEO Toolbar
Another impressive backlink analysis tool, Ahrefs SEO Toolbar shows you key SEO metrics of a web page directly in the SERPs. It provides quality data with accurate metrics, is great in terms of usability and also helps you to identify and fix common SEO mistakes on your site.
Link Miner is an important SEO plugin that helps you to check broken links on your web page or any other site. It also provides you with additional information such as inbound and outbound link result, total links, social media shares and more, right in your browser window.
Further, it provides you link data of a web page right next to the status code of the link and allows you to download all information in a CSV file.
An all-inclusive SEO extension, SEOquake shows important SEO metrics right in the search engine result pages (SERPs). It shows information such as Google PageRank, Alexa Rank, traffic info, domain age, the number of pages indexed etc.
You can use this tool to perform in-depth analysis of a web page and get information on the social shares, meta info, links and keyword density.
Plus, it allows you to export all reviewed data into a CSV file.
#19. NinjaOutreach Lite
Find influential bloggers for your Guest post in a jiffy!
A prospecting and outreach tool, NinjaOutreach Lite helps you find influential bloggers based on your keyword input. It gives you detailed information about a blogger including name, location, social media followers along with links to their key pages such as about us page, contact, resources and a lot more
Best part, it shows you a list of articles the author has published along with the published date & number of comments and provides you with the link metrics of their website such as page & domain authority, page rank, Alexa rank, backlinks & more
#21. BuiltWith Technology Profiler
A website profiler tool,BuiltWith helps you to see what platform a website is built on, who their best web hosting providers India is, what widgets they are using on their site, which SSL Certificate and CDN’s they are using and more.
It also provides you with information about what analytic and tracking tools they are using, along with the usage statistics of all application.
#23. Live HTTP Headers
A nifty SEO add-on, Live HTTP Headers helps you to monitor your browser’s entire HTTP and HTTPs traffic between chrome and the internet. You can also use this tool to debug a web application, follow redirect path, to see cookies sent by remote site and more
#2. Pinterest Save Button
Do you keep forgetting to Pin an image that you stumbled upon while surfing the internet?
If yes, then this extension is made for you!
With the help of the Pinterest Save Button extension, you can now save pictures, articles and more instantly to your Pinterest board with just one click. Just hover & click your mouse over the image you want to Pin or click on the icon to open all the images on that particular page and then select the image you want to share.
Find the best hashtags for your Tweets!
Hashtags are a popular digital marketing trends and with the RiteTag extension, you can now get instant information about the strength and popularity about any hashtags you want to use. Just type in the hashtag you want to tweet and Ritetag will indicate, through colour-coded tags, whether or not its the best.
For instance, if you have used a poor or an overused hashtag, your #tag will automatically be coloured as red, whereas a green colour-coded tag is the indication of a #great hashtag.
Best part, you can integrate this tool with all your social network accounts, such as Facebook, Google+ etc, and always find the best hashtags to reach your audience.
#6. Contacts+ for Gmail
One of the most impressive & productive Chrome addon,
Contacts+ for Gmail allows you to see the social profile of your contact right from your inbox.
Just type in the email address or hover over it, and this plugin will give you a 360-degree view of that contact which includes details like Twitter feeds, Facebook post, photos and more. It also allows you to sync your contacts across mobile devices using Google contacts, plus it has a Notes section, that allows you to add additional user-specific information.
This tool also has a section known as the Company Tab, through which you can get detailed information, such as company size, phone number, address, etc, about the company the person is working for.
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A popular social media tool, Hootlet helps you to share articles on different social media networks with just one click. It also allows you to auto-schedule your post, thereby ensuring that your links get published at an optimal time and provides tracking for all shared links through its Owly Reporting Modules.
Save and read all your articles offline!
The Save to Pocket chrome extension works as a bookmarking tool wherein you can save articles, videos, images and web pages you find online. It is easy to use, allows tagging & starring of items has a sorting feature which gives you a nice visual preview of the article title, along with the headline image and source name.
Additionally, it allows you to sync your account across devices so that you can view your saved items anytime and on any device.
#3. Evernote Web Clipper
Don’t want to save a whole article, but just a snippet?
Use the Evernote Web Clipper!
This popular chrome addon allows you to clip text or images that you have highlighted on a web page and save it in your Evernote account for later consumption.
It consists of features like text and visual call-outs that helps you to draw attention to a particular content, you can organize your content by adding user-specific tags and it helps you generate quick URL links for easy sharing or emailing of a clip.
In addition, it works across all devices and is compatible with Gmail, Youtube, LinkedIn & more.
Another handy tool, Feedly chrome extension allows you to not only save articles that you want to read later, but it also allows you to share articles on Facebook or Twitter with just one click.
Just install and create an account and when on a website click on the feedly icon from your toolbar. A pop-up will open up with a host of functions through which you can add a website to your Feedly, email the web page or share the article on Twitter & more, all this without having to open a new window.
Feedly Mini is also a powerful tool for content curation, as it allows you to add personalized tags to articles you have saved, thereby improving your productivity.
#7. Google Dictionary
Know the meaning or definition of any word instantly!
One of the most popular chrome plugins, Google Dictionary provides the complete definition of a word in a bubble format, automatically translates foreign words into your default language and provides you with reference links, in case you want more information about a particular word.
Best part, this extension stores the history of all the words you have looked up and allows you download them in a CSV file.
Get free high-quality images and videos for your content!
Pixabay brings to you a wide range of free vector graphics, clip-arts, and photos that you can use in your articles. Just select the image you want to use, modify & edit it as per your needs and use them for personal as well as commercial use, that too without attribution. If you extensively use videos, then you can make use of video hosting to improve your site’s speed.
#11. Word Count Tool
A simple tool, the Word Count chrome extension gives you a detailed overview of the number of characters, words, sentences and paragraphs in a particular text.
Once installed, copy-paste the text or upload the file you want to review in the text area and Word Count will analyze the text and provide you with the exact number of character counts in your text along with other information such readability level, keyword density and more.
#13. Free Photos
Another free photo downloading tool, Free Photos plugin allows you to download high-quality stock photos for personal and commercial use. These photos can be used for both online as well as offline projects and require no attribution.
#15. Plagiarism Checker
Plagiarism Checker is an efficient tool that helps you to scan your article for any duplicate content.
Just copy and paste your content text into the given box or highlight a text and right click on it to get instant & accurate results. This tool indicates all plagiarized content in red and shows you the percentage of original and plagiarized content in your article.