Automatically Browse Websites Securely Using This Firefox Add-On

surgeprice.display("ihaveapc.com_336x280_abovepost"); It is always recommended to browse websites securely through the https: link instead of the plain http version if the website supports it. Smart HTTPS is a useful Firefox add-on that will automatically detect if a website supports secure HTTP (https protocol) and switch to loading over that secure protocol.Also, for websites that are reliable...

Quickly Convert Different Units Of Measurements Inline When Using Firefox

When browsing websites, many times different units of measurements as compared to current locale for timezones, currencies, distance, weight etc are displayed. Those can be quickly converted to local units as an inline menu using the Converter add-on in Firefox. All of this can be done without leaving the current webpage from which values need to be converted. Download and install it from here. Once...

Know Time In Different Cities Worldwide Using Firefox

It can be useful to know time in various parts of the world without going to any website or using a desktop app. Simple Clocks for Firefox is an add-on which does this by showing time in different cities across the world right within Firefox. Download and install it from here. After it is installed, right click the clock icon and choose “Locations”to start adding locations for which time...

Quickly Check Memory Usage Of Firefox Add-ons

With many add-ons installed as well as many tabs opened, Mozilla Firefox can consume a lot of memory. A detailed breakdown about which add-ons are using the most memory and how much is used by Firefox itself can be a good metric to have. A simple add-on does exactly this. (An add-on to check the memory usage of add-ons 🙂 ). This is “about:addons-memory“. Download and install it from...

Quickly Correct Web Address Typos In Firefox

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It can be frustrating to have typos in web addresses like say .cob for .com and so on. URL Fixer is a simple Firefox add-on that fixes these typos automatically so that the website with correct addresses are displayed.Download and install URL Fixer from here. It doesn’t require a restart of Firefox and is instantly activated. Try typing any web address with common errors like .con or .cob and...

Quickly View Deleted And Offline Web Pages When Using Firefox

Once any web page or a website is published on the Internet, cached copies of those exist at different locations. Also, search engines cache copies (snapshots) of these at regular intervals. So, to view any web page that is currently offline/deleted or has changed, these cached versions can be of big help. Based on this, Mozilla Firefox has a cool add-on : Resurrect Pages. Download it from here. Once...