Article last updated on May 14, 2010
Extensions for Chrome have all types of uses, allowing you to do virtually anything with the Google browser. Customizing the social micro-blogging service Twitter is one area where these add-ons come in very handy. The following 15 Chrome extensions, displayed in alphabetical order, are intended to enhance Twitter in various ways.
Chromed Bird is a browser-based client that adds a myriad of improvements and new features to Twitter.
Goo.gl Shortener + Share on Twitter automatically shortens the URL of the Web page you are currently viewing and populates it in a tweet entry field.
Google + Twitter Mashup combines the search results from Google with those from Twitter on one convenient page.
Intersect displays both mutual followers and friends when viewing someone else's Twitter profile.
Twitter Creation Date displays the date a Twitter account was created directly below a user's profile.
Twitter Extender enhances Twitter's functionality by incorporating several new features.
Twitter Notifier displays the number of unread messages in your Twitter account at the far right hand side of your browser's main toolbar.
Twitter Pulse displays the 10 URLs that have been retweeted the most on the website you are currently viewing.
Twitter Reactions displays the latest tweets about the Web page that is active in your browser.