Personalize your browser with these trending Microsoft Edge add-ons.
Microsoft Edge is a browser that has the potential to replace other browsers. The extensions that you can install on it will make your browsing experience much better.
The extensions are free and easy to install and they can help you improve the performance and potential of your browser, as well as speed up web browsing by blocking ads, tracking scripts, and malware downloads.
In this post, we will show you the 20 trending Microsoft Edge add-ons that are useful for you.
Check them out!
20 Trending Microsoft Edge Add-ons
1. NoAds for YouTube
If you got annoyed by the ads while watching videos on YouTube, this extension is best for you.
This Microsoft Edge add-on will block all ads on YouTube automatically. Simply install it and you won’t see any advertisements on YouTube videos even though you are not using a premium account. No configuration is needed.
So far, more than 4,000 users have got the benefits of this NoAds for YouTube addon. You’re next!
2. Privacy Extension for WhatsApp Web
Privacy is the main problem when we use WhatsApp Web. Since the WhatsApp Web window is as big as our screen, everyone who passes by can read our conversation easily. Though it’s true that we can adjust the window, still it’s quite annoying knowing that others can see our messages.
If you are experiencing this issue, you should consider Privacy Extension for WhatsApp Web. This useful Microsoft add-on will give you more privacy when you are using WhatsApp Web on your computer. It automatically blurs your conversation, images, videos, stickers, profile pictures, and more.
The good thing is Privacy Extension for WhatsApp Web is open source. And this Microsoft addon doesn’t collect any information about you nor record your messages. In a nutshell, it is safe to use.
WAIncognito is a perfect Microsoft Edge addon for those who want to be invisible on WhatsApp.
This extension allows you to read all messages and see WhatsApp stories without being noticed. You can disable the read receipts (double blue checkmarks) and your presence so that no one knows that you have read the messages.
Besides, no one will notice if you are online on WhatsApp.
WAIncognito is also able to restore the deleted messages on WhatsApp. So, you don’t need to worry if the senders delete messages before you read them. You only need to restore them and voila! You can read the deleted messages.
4. Ad blocker Turbo
Did you often get annoyed by advertisements when visiting web pages? Say no more with Ad blocker Turbo Microsoft Edge addon.
Ad blocker Turbo will help you block annoying pop-ups and video ads that show up on any web page. It gives you a better experience in reading articles on sites without being disturbed by advertisements.
Not only blocking ads, Ad blocker Turbo also blocks spyware, adware, and suspicious installers. It helps your increase your security and gives you the best browsing experience.
5. Instagram Downloader (IDL Helper)
If you want to keep videos or photos from Instagram, you can use Instagram Downloader (IDL Helper) extension.
Instagram Downloader Microsoft Edge addon is a complete package. Not only does it help you save images and videos on Instagram offline, but it also lets you convert MP4 videos into an MP3 audio format with the highest possible bitrate.
The only drawback is it only supports video frame rates up to 30 fps.
6. SpeechAgent – Live Voice Typing
SpeechAgent addon is pretty useful to convert your voice into a transcript. If you are tired of typing on your computer, you can make use of this Microsoft addon to write for you. It’s super easy to use.
SpeechAgent extension uses a built-in API for speech recognition instead of connecting to a server. It has more benefits like it still works even though you are not connected to the internet and it doesn’t work in the background which won’t burden your RAM.
7. Marinara: Pomodoro Assistant
Marinara Pomodoro Assistant will help you focus on your task and eliminate any distractions. This Microsoft Edge add-on uses a Pomodoro Technique that teaches you how to manage your time and maximize it. For one session, it takes 25 minutes in length with a 5-minute break.
Marinara Pomodoro Assistant provides useful features that will make you enjoy more of the Pomodoro Technique. You can set breaks to be short or long, track your Pomodoro history, change the notification audio, use ticking timer sounds, and schedule the timers.
8. VPN for Edge – Free VPN proxy
VPN for Edge offers a fast and secured connection with a wide selection of GEO. It allows you to change your IP address as well as your location. And it’s FREE.
No registration is needed to use this Microsoft Edge addon. Select the country you want to connect and you are good to go. No limitation is given so you can connect as long as you want.
With VPN for Edge, you can browse securely and privately.
9. Web Translate – Translator, Dictionary
Found an interesting article to read but your foreign language skill is too low? Use Web Translate Microsoft Edge addon. It helps you to translate texts on web pages in a single click.
Web Translate also has a text-to-speech feature that lets you hear how the words are pronounced. It is quite beneficial if you want to learn foreign languages as well.
10. Booster Volume
Your volume is too low? Booster Volume will boost your volume by 600%. It is more than enough to wake up the entire neighborhood.