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Posts by Dan Horner

Featured Add-ons Board: Apply Now!

When an add-on receives featured status, it assures downloads, notoriety, and a provides a healthy dose of congratulations to the developer for their hard work and good idea. Many add-on developers see becoming featured as essential to an add-ons success, whilst users get the comfort of knowing that an add-on has been reviewed and recommended… Continue reading

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Be part of the next Featured Add-ons board!

When an add-on receives featured status, it assures downloads, notoriety, and a provides a healthy dose of congratulations to the developer for their hard work and good idea. Many add-on developers see becoming featured as essential to an add-ons success, whilst users get the comfort of knowing that an add-on has been reviewed and recommended… Continue reading

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Be part of the next Featured Add-ons board

Help us choose the next Featured Add-ons Becoming a featured add-on guarantees downloads and notoriety, and many add-ons, especially start-ups, see it as crucial in order for their add-on to succeed. In addition, end users see this list as a safe place to start with add-ons and trust Mozilla to feature great add-ons that work… Continue reading

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Competition time: End of Year Add-on collection

With those summer days behind us and the days getting shorter, we’d like to brighten your days (that is – unless you’re in the southern hemisphere), by opening up another Featured add-ons competition for the end of the year! This season it’s all about Restartless add-ons. So, to be considered, your add-on must be Restartless… Continue reading

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Add-on SDK and Add-on Builder Beta are here!

We’re very happy to announce two new Firefox add-on development tools from Mozilla: the Add-on SDK and the beta release of Add-on Builder. Creating add-ons for Firefox is now quick and easy. If you’re familiar with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, then you already have the necessary skills to build add-ons using these tools. In addition,… Continue reading

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Get your add-ons ready, Firefox 4 is almost here!

We’ve started to build our first Release Candidate! This is a reminder to make sure your add-on is compatible with Firefox 4, as we’re getting close to launch. To have a chance of having your add-on promoted after Firefox 4 has launched, make sure you have submitted your add-on to the Firefox 4 Add-on collection… Continue reading

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Update your add-on in time for Firefox 4

Firefox 4 is gearing up for full launch! We’re really excited about Firefox 4, with a streamlined Add-ons Manager, and numerous other performance and UI improvements. Firefox 4 Beta is now API frozen, so if you haven’t already done so, please make sure your add-on is compatible. Firefox 4 is a significant upgrade that may… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, general