Add-Ons I use that help me the best. Block unwanted pop-ups. Minimize Firefox to the system tray.
Blocks annoying video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, banners and much more.
Adblock Plus blocks all annoying ads, and supports websites by not blocking unobtrusive ads by default (configurable).
Collector's Note Everyone should use this - it gets rid of all kinds of ads. Best ad blocker out there!
The easy way to download and convert Web videos from hundreds of YouTube-like sites.
This works also for audio and picture galleries.
Direct access to your most visited websites
Collector's Note Although this add on is not much needed with the new Firefox - I am keeping it in this collection as it is still a very nice add on to use.
Evernote Clearly makes blog posts, articles and webpages clean and easy to read. Save them to Evernote to read anywhere.
Autofill Forms enables you to fill out web forms with one click.
Make your bookmarks bar better. Roomy Bookmarks Toolbar can: hide bookmarks/folders name(dock like), multirow, autohide and many another features(more than 20).
Customize your bookmarks bar using one add-on.
We’re sorry to say we can’t maintain Skipscreen anymore. We’d love to see someone carry on with it. If you’d like to buy Skipscreen, or otherwise find it a good home, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
View and manage downloads from a tidy statusbar - without the download window getting in the way of your web browsing.
Thanks Tekzilla for your awesome review! Click here to see their video: http://youtu.be/BUDqWrJ-Vao
Collector's Note Highly recommended if you hate that annoying Downloads window popping up on you!
Since version 13, Firefox has the new about:newtab page, which is great...but you can't change the background! This addon solves that.
Now you can change the background color and/or choose an image.
Minimizes Mozilla windows into the system tray. Also includes a right clickable tray icon menu to further load only the windows you want visible...
Adds a small badge to your tabs to alert you to (for example) new messages on Facebook. The badge is also visible when the tabs are pinned so you can see when there's something new available.