These add-on managers not only allow you to disable or remove add-ons you may get while exploring; they may also work conditionally, meaning they work differently depending on the website you happen to be on.
Two fantastic Google Chrome add-ons that you might want to consider include the following:
- SimpleExtManager: A simple menu to enable, disable, and access extension options
- Extensity: Quickly enable/disable Google Chrome extensions
These image add-ons that can enhance how you interact with images via Chrome.
- Unsplash Instant: Every time you open a new tab, you will see a beautiful "high-resolution Unsplash photo that you can save and/or use as you like.
- Hover Zoom: Enlarge image thumbnails on mouse over while surfing the web. Works on many sites, including Google Image Search, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Reddit, Amazon, Tumblr and others. An alternative is Imagus.
- TinEye Reverse Image Search: Find out where an image came from, how it's used, or find resolution versions. This is a great one for projects where you or your students forget just exactly what the source for a internet-garnered image is.
- Pixabay Image Search: Hoping to find great pics that are copyright friendly? Pixabay Image Search will take you straight to available images.
- Image Downloader: Allows you to get and save all the images on a web page with many options.
- Images On/Off: This allows you to turn images on or off when visiting a web page, which can be handy.
- Save to Google Drive: Save web content or screen capture directly to Google Drive.
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