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23 Little Internet Browsing Tricks That Will Make Your Life Better

Save money, increase productivity, and look at more cute dogs and cats.

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1. If your boss walks by and you have a bunch of unrelated work tabs open...quickly hide them with Panic Button.

Panic Button

The Panic Button Chrome extension will hide all of your tabs with one quick click. Once you're in the clear, you can easily unhide them all.

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3. Add the Grammarly Chrome extension to easily ensure your emails, social media posts, and messages are free from mistakes!

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Don't be the person who doesn't proofread — that's just embarrassin'!

7. Give your internet life a personal touch with personalized tabs via Momentum.

Momentum

Say goodbye to boring tabs with a customized dashboard. You can add goals, motivational quotes, fun pictures — whatever your heart desires!

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9. Receive specific notifications tailored to your interests with IFTTT.

IFFT

You can add songs from YouTube to a Spotify playlist, receive a notification if it's supposed to rain in your area, get an email from the New York Times with any breaking news, and a whole lot more. It's amazing.

10. If you are having one of those unproductive days, try Strict Workflow. It will block distracting sites for 25 minute increments so you can actually get work done.

11. Save money while shopping online with Honey.

Honey

Honey, a simple Google Chrome extension, will search the internet for any coupons and discounts when you are checking out online at your favorite stores! I love life.

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19. Google Translate is already amazing, but the Chrome extension makes it super easy to translate text to your own language.

20. Google search any actor or actress plus, "Bacon number," and find out their degree of separation from being in a movie with Kevin Bacon.

21. Find out the exact code for colors you like with help from ColorZilla.

ColorZilla

Use the advanced eyedropper to select any color from a web page and ColorZilla will give you that color's code! It's great.

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