Gmail is an awesome Emailing service from Google and has a huge fan following. The Firefox add-ons make it further useful by adding some awesome functionality making your Gmail experience much better. So, if you are a Gmail user and use the Mozilla Firebox browser, you are lucky enough to add new features to your Gmail by simply installing the below listed add-ons on to your Firefox. 🙂
We have listed some of the most popular and the maximum downloaded Firefox add-ons to make your Gmail experience a better one.
1. Gmail Manager
This is a must-have Firefox add-on for all the Gmail users. This add-on helps you in adding awesome features to your Gmail account.
Amongst the vast number of features that this add-on provides, the main features of Gmail Manager Firefox add-on are:
- Manage multiple Gmail accounts
- Receive new mail notifications
- Check the number of unread mails without logging in.
You can download this add-on from here: Gmail Manager
2. Better Gmail
This another highly recommended add-on for Gmail. Basically, this add-on is a collection of various Greasemonkey Scripts.
It adds some useful features to the Gmail like:
- Hierarchy in labels
- File attachment icons
- Filter assistant
- Highlighting of messages on mouse hovering
You can download this add-on from here: Better Gmail
3. Gmail Watcher
This add-on checks your new emails and reports to you in the status bar. One plus point that I see for this add-on is that neither username nor password is needed to use this feature.
The main features of this add-on are:
- Google multiple sign-in mode compatible
- Check Gmail at specific interval (after a few minutes, half-hourly, hourly or manually)
- Use high security network protocol https to get information.
You can download this add-on from here: Gmail Watcher
4. Etacts Gmail Plugin
This is one more awesome Gmail add-on that lets you track emails you’ve sent that are awaiting response and shows you pictures and social information for any incoming email.
Some of the main features of this add-on are:
- Lots of information about those who email you
- Log of your recent conversations; calls to and from the person
- Graph of your contact history over time
You can download this add-on from here: Etacts Gmail Plugin
5. Unread Gmail Favicon
The jetpack featured as part of this Firefox add-on watches your Gmail inbox and annotates the favicon for the Gmail tab with the current number of unread messages.
You can download this add-on from here: Unread Gmail Favicon
Which add-on you liked the most? Do share your views in the comments section below.