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September Featured Add-ons

This month, our community board selected education-themed add-ons in celebration of back-to-school festivities in the Northern Hemisphere. If you have an add-on to nominate, please send it to amo-featured@mozilla.org for the board’s consideration. We encourage you to submit your own add-on for consideration! Pick of the Month: Fastest Search A powerful search add-on that lets… Continue reading

Categories: end users

Add-ons Manager Search Results Now Limited to Fully Reviewed Add-ons

Having a wide variety of content on addons.mozilla.org has always been a top priority for us, which is why some years ago we decided that we needed two different levels of acceptance for the add-ons we host and distribute. Fully reviewed add-ons meet all of our quality standards, while preliminarily reviewed add-ons only have to… Continue reading

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Categories: end users, policy

August Featured Add-ons

Our diligent community board has selected the featured add-ons for August! If you have an add-on to nominate, please send it to amo-featured@mozilla.org for the board’s consideration. It’s completely fine to submit your own add-on for consideration! Pick of the Month: Stylish Restyle the web with Stylish, a user styles manager. Stylish lets you easily… Continue reading

Categories: end users

Featured Add-ons for July

Has half of 2013 already passed us by? It must have, because it’s time for July featured add-ons! Featured add-ons are selected by a community board, but anyone can nominate add-ons for the board’s consideration, so don’t be shy. Simply email amo-featured@mozilla.org with your suggestion (you’re welcome to submit your own for consideration). This month,… Continue reading

Categories: developers, end users, general, themes

New Theme Hover Buttons

Our newest addition to the engineering team, Kevin Ngo, added some hover buttons to make it easier for you to install a new theme and also edit themes you’ve authored. When you mouse over a theme thumbnail, you will see a green “Add” button. If you like what you see previewed in the header of… Continue reading

Categories: end users, themes

Alternatives to Google Reader

With less than a month to go before Google Reader shuts down, it’s time to check out add-ons that meet your feed-reading needs. Feedly is our #1 pick, but that doesn’t mean it has to be yours—here are a few more we’ve curated for you. Enjoy! Feedly A productive way to organize, read and share… Continue reading

Categories: end users

Featured Add-ons for June

It’s already June, and time for new featured add-ons! Featured add-ons are selected by a community board, which nominates and votes on great add-ons that appeal to a wide audience. Featured add-ons are promoted in rotation on the homepage of addons.mozilla.org, as well as in the monthly Firefox & You newsletter, our fan page, among… Continue reading

Categories: developers, end users