12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

In this article, I’ll share with you some free Google Chrome Extensions that help a lot of Web Developers.

Some of those Chrome Extensions I use on my daily work routine and others were my Blog’s visitors’ suggestions.

12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers


Chrome Extensions

Chrome Extensions are small programs/plugins installed inside the Google Chrome browser and have a lot of functionality like screen capture, media download, coding audit, coding performance, and others.

Those Chrome Extensions can be disabled and enabled directly through the Google Chrome browser.

Let’s see the list!


#1 – ColorZilla – Chrome Extensions

Color Capture

Chrome Web Store – ColorZilla

ColorZilla - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

ColorZilla is one of the coolest Chrome Extensions that you can use to capture a color from an image or web component on a web page.

 

 

#2 – Full Page Screen Capture – Chrome Extensions

Screen Capture

Chrome Web Store – Full Page Screen Capture

Full Page Screen Capture - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Full Page Screen Capture was created to meet the customer demand of being able to capture all screens of a web application and send to the project’s product owner. It was Lucas Juliano’s tip.

 

 

#3 – Screencastify – Screen Video Recorder

Video Recording

Chrome Web Store – Screencastify

Screencastify - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Screencastify is one of the coolest Chrome Extensions that I’ve ever seen. You can record videos with audio from your monitor screen.

 

 

#4 – Loom – Video Recorder: Screen, Webcam and Mic

Video Recording

Chrome Web Store – Loom

Loom - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Loom is another of those Chrome Extensions for Video Recording that is as good as Screencastify.

 

 

#5 – What Font

Font Capture

Chrome Web Store – What Font

What Font - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

What Font shows you what kind of font a website is using on which HTML tag.

 

 

#6 – Window Resizer

Design

Chrome Web Store – Window Resizer

Window Resizer - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Window Resizer simulates a website in different screen resolution and aspect ratio.

 

 

#7 – Lightshot

Screen Capture

Chrome Web Store – Lightshot

Lightshot - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Lightshot is an excellent Chrome Extension that captures a small area of your screen and saves it as an image. Also, you can write texts, put icons on that image.

 

 

#8 – Wappalyzer

Technical Information

Chrome Web Store – Wappalyzer

Wappalyzer - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Wappalyzer is a Chrome Extensions that give us a lot of information about a website like which programing language it is built on, what plugins are being usedplugins and more.

 

 

#9 – Marmoset

Design

Chrome Web Store – Marmoset

Marmoset - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Marmoset generates an image with visual effects from a small part of a programming language source code.

 

 

#10 – Dimensions

Technical Information

Chrome Web Store – Dimensions

Dimensions - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Dimensions calculate the value of the height and width between two HTML tags.

 

 

#11 – Grammarly for Chrome

Text Analysis

Chrome Web Store – Grammarly for Chrome

Grammarly for Chrome - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

Grammarly helps you when you are writing a text in English and shows suggestions for cleaner writing.

 

 

#12 – IE Tab

Testing

Chrome Web Store – IE Tab

IE Tab - 12 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

IE Tab is one of the Chrome Extensions that helps you on solving other browser’s problems. It simulates a website on different IE versions.

 

 

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