Productivity is all that matters in the modern day life as there are many distractions that can make one lose focus on the main goal of getting work done. However, as the internet boasts of other materials which can inevitably steer you off the work course, there are some other applications that are concerned with your productivity.
In this post, we will be treating 10 of the most productivity conscious application extensions that you can arm yourself with using the Google Chrome browser as your launch pad.
- Sortd for Gmail
This application extension work in synchronization with your Gmail account which means, this is for Gmail Users. The extension allows you to smartly arrange and change some features of the original Gmail thereby sorting your mailbox into a more productive archive. It may be one of the best things to happen to you and your Gmail account.
The application extension shows all your emails from the left column, but in the middle, there are columns in which you can add a to-do list of important emails to get to meaning you get to sort your emails into the priority tab for better productivity. The application works on a similar plane to the Trello interface for those familiar with it.
This does a good job of skinning your page of distractive contents including adverts, social media links, recommendations and all other thereby presenting a page that is only tailored for what you need to get yourself more productive.
This gives room for note taking on one of the most comprehensive ways available on the internet. The NoteBoard is a customizable board that is pinned to your desktop and has other features including the ability to drag and drops content, also helps keep your to-do list intact and your ideas mobile. On the extension is the add reminders feature along with the create permanent popup notes that keep popping up to keep you working and on your toes.
This is a tab extension in that it tracks your web activities and records how much time you’ve spent on a particular website thereby giving you a report of how productive you stayed amidst all distraction. The extension works great to monitor your web activities to set goals against possible distractions.
This Chrome extension keeps your nose buried in work thus improving and increasing your productivity. The application serves to block all distracting contents inline from getting to you. It sets you to work for 25 minutes when it blocks all contents that may distract you and gives you 5 minutes of break after that. So, gives you 25 minutes of a hard time and 5 minutes of break to get your muscles rested.
This as the name implies give you a headstart in the word search game as it quickly searches or definition of words without you having to open a news tab every time. The extension works when you double click the particular word for which you wish to see its meaning and the resulting query pops up along with synonyms. You can also decide to save the information you viewed for later purposes.
This extension adds a couple of handy features to your browser for increased speed of searches and easier navigation. Part of the improvements it makes to your browser includes the auto scroll automatically feature which opens you the next tab, back to top button, a floating search bubble and a favicon for websites to allow you skim through with ease.