Create your own browser extensions, Part 1, Extend your reach into Chrome
Write a basic browser extension for Chrome
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Date archived: May 13, 2019 | Last updated: April 05, 2013|First published: August 21, 2012Every browser has its fans, detractors, advantages, and disadvantages. One thing they all have in common is that people increasingly spend more time using them. This series examines how to build the same basic extension for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. You'll learn what it is like to extend each browser, how hard or easy it is to perform some common tasks, and how to distribute your extension In this article, you build an extension for Chrome.
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