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youtube better watch page

Popular YouTube Userscripts to improve the viewing experience

Userscripts can improve the individual experience on the video hosting site YouTube tremendously. They can basically change every aspect of the site, from its layout to new functionality that a lot of […]

facebook chat contacts

Hide Offline Contacts From Facebook Chat

Facebook fairly recently made a change to Facebook Chat that is irritating many users of the site. The chat interface, displayed in the lower right corner of the screen is now not […]

bypass cnet installer

CNET NoBadware, Bypasses Cnet Installer Downloads

Update: The author has retired the script as CNET has added direct download links to all download pages on its website. To use them, you need to click on the "Direct Download […]

google cache

Google Cache Browser Lets You Browse A Website In Google's Cache

When you search Google you always have the option to open a linked website directly, or to open a cached page of the selected page instead. Opening the cached version may help […]

google menu bar

Add Custom Google Bar Menu Items With Google Bar+

Not everyone is seeing the new Google header bar yet that is being rolled out currently. The new header area moves the menu items that were previously linked directly on the top […]

google menu

Customize Google's New Services Menu

Update: Google has modified the layout of the toolbar on Google properties. It removed the toolbar and replaced it with a couple of individual icons and links that are displayed instead. The […]

facebook delete friends

Delete Facebook Friends In Bulk

Update: The userscript has not been updated for nearly two years and is not working right now as a consequence. We have removed the link to it as a consequence. For now, […]

mouse over popup image viewer

Mouseover Popup Image Viewer Userscript

One of the not so comfortable experiences that users can make on the Internet are websites where small images or thumbnails are displayed that reveal little to no information due to their […]

twitter filters

Tweetfilter, Twitter Filters And Customizations

Update: Tweetfilter has not been updated since 2011 and is not working anymore as a result. There is unfortunately no comparable script or extension available at the time of writing. We have […]

remove google plus one

Remove Google +1 Buttons, Previews From Google Search Results

Update: Google has removed the +1 links from Google Search again. This is probably the main reason why the script was pulled by its author as it is no longer required. Search […]

youtube links

YouTube Link Title, Play Linked YouTube Videos Directly

YouTube videos can be posted as links or as embedded media contents on websites. It depends largely on the technology powering the website if it is possible to embed videos directly. If […]

facebook news ticker

Facebook Side Ticker Remover, Hide Facebook Ticker

I have to admit that I'm not a huge fan of the Facebook sidebar ticker that is now being displaying on every page on the social networking site. The ticker displays the […]

ebay larger photos

Enlarge Photos On eBay Auction Pages

The photos that users upload to eBay are used to populate the search results and category listings. The eBay auction platform automatically displays thumbnail versions of the uploaded photos on search and […]


Unlock Reddit’s Full Potential with Chrome Add-Ons and Extensions

Thousands of internet users have discovered the joys of Reddit, a web portal that provides users with access to images, underground news and the latest memes through a simple and seemingly pre-2000 […]

igoogle start-page

Super iGoogle, Optimize iGoogle's Layout To Save Space

Update: Google has retired iGoogle. Check out these alternatives. Google's customizable start page iGoogle is nice and all, as it gives users options to create their own unique homepage on the Internet. […]

unfriend finder

Unfriend Finder, Find Out Who Has Removed You From Their Friendlist On Facebook

Friends on the social networking site Facebook are not necessarily only people that you know. It is actually very easy to befriend someone on Facebook, and almost as easy to unfriend them […]

cursor indicator

Cursor Indicator, Indicates PDF, Doc, Exe File Links On The Internet

I sometimes forget to look at a link destination before I click on the link in question. That is usually not a problem unless it does not point to a website but […]

hide facebook questions

How To Hide Facebook Questions on

One of the more annoying things on as of late is a relatively new feature called Facebook Questions. It basically allows anyone on Facebook to create polls. These polls then appear […]