8 Productivity Chrome Extensions For Developers

These chrome extensions will make you more productive and save you countless hours throughout the day.

Gary Tokman
4 min readSep 14, 2021



I still use Chrome because it has the best support for browser extensions. In fact, if you know basic HTML and JavaScript, you already know how to create one. All that’s required is to set up your project with a `manifest.json` with various configurations for Chrome and then an HTML file for the UI and a JavaScript file for the business logic.

An easy tutorial to follow along if this interests you is by Traversy Media. He teaches you every step from creating the project to testing and eventually publishing the extension to the store (all in less than 30 minutes).


Now that you have a basic introduction to creating a Chrome extension, here are 8 chrome extensions that will boost your productivity as a developer.