8 Firefox Extensions for Twitter

Last week I posted the article 9 Amazing Adobe Air Apps that make Twitter even easier, and quite a few of you have emailed me to say that an easier way is to use Firefox for all there tweeting (via extensions).
Upon investigating, I think they might be right.
Anyway, here are 8 Extensions to Tweet your Firefox Browser.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: TwitterFox is a Firefox extension that notifies you of your friends’ tweets of Twitter. (previously known as TwitterNotifier).
The extension adds a tiny icon on the status bar that notifies you when your friends update their tweets. Also it has a small text input field to update your own tweets.
Download:TwitterFox Download.

Twitzer Firefox Extension

Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: Twitzer is a Firefox extension which lets you post text longer than 140 characters on Twitter.com. It can also convert TinyURL.com links to actual links so that you are sure what link will open.
Download:Twitzer Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: TwitterBar is an extension for the Mozilla Firefox Web browser (originally written by Tony Farndon) that allows you to post to Twitter from the Firefox address bar. Just type your tweet in the address bar and click the TwitterBar icon to send it to Twitter. You can also post the URL of the page you’re currently reading by clicking the TwitterBar icon with typing in the address bar.
Download:TwitterBar Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: TwitBin is an extension for firefox that brings the power of twitter right in your browser. You can quickly and easily send and receive messages via twitter in your firefox browser. Nice and simple.
Download:TwitBin Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: TwitKit is a Twitter sidebar for Firefox. TwitKit has a 6-section interface, using tabs to separate content. You can view the Twitter public timeline, your user timeline, a list of your friends and their latest tweets, a list of your followers and their latest tweets, @replies made to you, and stats about your account.
Many different color schemes and settings are available for configuration, to suit any preference of appearance.
Download:TwitKit Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: DashBlog is a FireFox extension that lets you grab videos on any webpage and quickly post them to your blog.
It currently works with tumblr, twitter, WordPress and blogger/blogspot.
Download:DashBlog Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: TwittyTunes is a FoxyTunes companion Firefox extension – it allows you to post your currently playing songs to Twitter with a click. As a bonus, you can also post the websites you’re visiting, videos you’re watching and more!
Download:TwittyTunes Download.


Twitter Firefox ExtensionDescription: Socialize your browser. Bring all your friends in your browser with Yoono and: – Follow what they are doing – Chat with them wherever they are – Discover and share any content by a single drag & drop Support: MSN, Yahoo, Gtalk, AIM, Facebook, MySpace, iMeem, Flickr, Twitter, Friendfeed… Yoono also synchronizes your bookmarks between your different computers See long description for all additional Yoono’s features
Download:yoono Download.

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