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Highlight to Search for Google Chrome – A Redundant Add-On

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Well this is news to me; I didn’t realize that Chrome already allowed you to search by highlighting text …

How do you search when you use the Google Chrome browser? Do you enter the search term directly in the address bar, open the Google search homepage and search there or do something else? Highlight to Search is a very popular Google Chrome extension that adds a feature to search by simply highlighting text in the browser. And with popular I mean mighty. More than 71,000 users have installed the extension at this point in time. 2800 users install the extension every week indicating that usage is rising.