TOP 40 Most Popular Chrome Extentions For SOCIAL MEDIA

These are the most used extensions for social media that I found until now in the chrome web store. I hope I didn't miss other very used ones, but if I did... just leave me a comment on the original post: Please share this to help the social addicts.

1. FB Chat Sidebar Disabler (1,000,000+ users) -
Disable the newly introduced Chat Sidebar and return to the old good normal Facebook Chat. After installation press F5 into all Facebook tabs/windows, or restart Chrome. To toggle between old-style chat and new-style chat, use the Options menu in the buddy list.

2. Google Mail Checker (1,000,000+ users) -
Displays the number of unread messages in your Google Mail inbox. You can also click the button to open your inbox.

3. FB Photo Zoom (999,248 users) - It's a simple, light-weight extension that integrates directly into FB so you can see the larger images of photo albums, profile photos and more whenever you hover over a zoomable image.

4. SocialPlus! (319,517 users) -
Customize and make Facebook better with SocialPlus! (Skin, don't like button,VideoChat, emoticons, color, nudge, photo preview ... )

5. Silver Bird (231,522 users) -
This is a Twitter extension that allows you to follow your timelines and interact with your Twitter account.

6. Missing e (197,197 users) -
Useful features and customizations for Tumblr. Adds functionality and tools for navigating, posting and socializing on the popular micro-blogging platform.

7. Google Reader Notifier (188,121 users) -
Displays the number of unread items in your Google Reader account. Clicking can show a preview popup or open your Reader account.

8. Facebook Disconnect (159,373 users) -
Facebook is notified whenever you visit one of the more than one million sites on the web that use Facebook Connect and has a history of leaking personally identifiable information to third parties. Stop Facebook from tracking the webpages you go to.

9. GooGL URL Shortener (158,647 users) -
Shorten url with, the Google URL shortener, and share with many different service!

10. We Heart It (122,290 users) -
Send images from any website to your heart page on We Heart It.

11. Facebook Notifications (116,960 users) -
Connects to your Facebook account to show you what's happening with your friends.

12. Orkut (109,063 users) -
Allows you to receive orkut updates and scrap notifications. The popup menu allows you to quickly jump to a friends' page, search on orkut, visit your home/scrap/photos pages and share sites on orkut.

13. AOL Mail (103,888 users) -
Easily check your AOL Mail no matter where you are on the web. The AOL Mail Extension for Chrome will show you a count of unread emails, and gives you one-click access to a preview of your inbox.

14. Google Talk (103,437 users) -
Use the Google Talk extension to chat with friends on your Chromebook.

15. Troll Emoticons (93,144 users) -
Use your favourite memes on sites like Facebook, Twitter, youtube, Google+, Reddit, FunnyJunk, EbaumsWorld, and Memebase.

16. Dislike Button (91,587 users) -
Allows you to mark unliked content within Facebook, so that others can see what you don't like.

17. Google +1 Button (86,018 users) -
+1 a web page, anywhere you go on the web.

18. Facebook Emoticons (76,081 users) -
Over 500 emoticons and smileys are now available on Facebook! Pick one to represent your mood!

19. Extended Share for Google+ (75,192 users) -
Extends Google+ to share to Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and many more.

20. Rapportive (74,771 users) -
Making email a better place. Rapportive shows you everything about your contacts right inside your inbox.

21. YouTube Feed (69,146 users) -
Notifies you whenever new videos are available in your YouTube Homepage Feed. These are videos that your friends or subscriptions have uploaded, favorited, liked, commented on, etc.

22. +Photo Zoom (61,324 users) -
Provides fast and simple zooming for photos within your Google+ Stream. Just hover over the image you wish to zoom and +Photo Zoom will load the enlarged version of the picture.

23. SGPlus (59,656 users) -
Complete social network integration: post to Facebook and Twitter, see your feeds inside Google Plus, and much more.

24. Shareaholic (58,881 users) -
Share links from within the browser, from any webpage, with anyone, using the same services you already know and love like Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, Evernote, Delicious, Digg, and more from one simple all-in-one browser extension.

25. WiseStamp (57,285 users) -
Empower GMail, Google Mail & Google Apps emails with dynamic email signatures. Add Twitter, Facebook, Digg and more. Multiple HTML signatures support.

26. Send using Gmail (55,551 users) -
Some pages include clickable email addresses (mailto: links). By default they open in a mail application like Outlook Express. This extension makes sure they open in Gmail instead (if you don't see the point, take a look at craigslist), without adding any extra buttons. It also works on javascript-created links.

You can also add an "Email this" command to the right-click menu. Ctrl-Shift-M will open Gmail to send the current page. These can be configured in the options panel.

27. Facebook for Chrome (54,553 users) -
Get notifications, post, share, comment, and like right from the extension. Gives you incredibly easy access to your Facebook news, notifications, and friends right from your browser toolbar.

28. Publish sync (53,436 users) -
Provides two-way syncs Google+, Facebook, Twitter, Plurk. It supports article, video, pictures and web links. It also supports sharing function which users are able to share whatever public content in Google+ to: Linkedin, Digg, Myspace, facebook, Twitter, etc.

29. Facebook Super Select (46,478 users) -
Makes inviting all your Facebook friends to your next Event or Fan Page super easy!

30. Reader Plus (45,678 users) -
For Google Reader: Enhance your favorite RSS reader by adding missing favicons and a collection of others features.

31. Facebook Ticker Remover (40,554 users) -
Removes the new Facebook annoying news ticker.

32. Replies and more for Google+ (39,347 users) -
Adds reply and reply-to-author buttons to Google+ comments and a number of other enhancements.

33. G+me for Google Plus (34,823 users) -
Collapses the Google+ stream while keeping live updates: collapses posts, hides comments, etc. Enhances the Google+ web app to make it much easier to process a large stream of incoming posts and comments and unlock the potential of its real-time updates.

34. Surplus (34,811 users) -
Google Plus Integration for Chrome

35. Google Translate for G+ (32,435 users) -
Translate your Google+ stream using integrated, inline, Google Translate support.

36. JDownloader (28,857 users) - It's a simple and lightweight extension which provides a nice integration between Chrome and JDownloader. The extension allows users to send links from webpages directly to JDownloader.

37. Gamers Unite (26,760 users) -
Tired of accepting Facebook gifts and requests one by one? You can accept/ignore all with only one click!

38. Move Your Photos (25,762 users) -
Exports All Your Facebook Photos to Picasa.

39. Facebook Inviter (25,647 users) -
Adds a "Toggle all" button to Facebook's invitation popup for fan pages, events and "old" groups.

40. Tumblr Savior (25,227 users) -
Tired of iPad posts filling up your dashboard? Hate hearing about an athlete's latest blunders? Tumblr Savior is here to save you!

Remember this is just a reference, I didn't try all of them, but I surely love the GooGL URL shortener extension! (For shortening urls using a keyboard shorcut, see )

If you're looking for extensions for Google+, take a look at Top 25 most popular chrome extensions for Google Plus -

If you're looking for extensions for Photos, take a look at 23 Most Popular Chrome Extensions For Photos -

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