Want to better your web surfing experience? Take a look at some of the popular free toolbars available on the web. Additionally, these free toolbars will also help you during the web development and web site positioning process.
Available for Internet Explorer and Firefox, two popular web browsers. Highly customization with built-in spell checker, bookmarks tool, web site text translation, single click accessibility to frequently visited web sites and more.
Download Google toolbar
Only for Internet Explorer and Firefox, the Yahoo Toolbar includes quick access to Yahoo! Mail and lets you perform queries on the Yahoo! search engine. Pop-up blocker and spyware detection tools are included in this toolbar.
Download Yahoo! Toolbar
Available only for Internet Explorer, Firefox and Flock web browsers, the AOL toolbar lets you access email, weather and news quickly. You can also add your favorite web sites to this toolbar and share them easily with friends.
Download AOL Toolbar
With buttons for news, email (Hotmail), weather, stocks etc., the Bing toolbar is an ideal companion to the Internet Explorer web browser. It can also be installed on Firefox. You can customize the theme and colors of this toolbar.
Download Bing toolbar
The Wikipedia Toolbar is an add-on for Firefox web browser and helps in quick access to the information on Wikipedia pages. It works only with the English version of Wikipedia.
Download Wikipedia toolbar
Ideal tool for all Facebook addicts. Not only can information be shared with friends more easily, you can also upload photos and update your status without actually going to the Facebook web site.
Download Facebook toolbar
The Myspace toolbar lets you stay connected with friends from any web site you are on, share information, get alerts and updates including Status and Mood. You can also query the web directly from this toolbar – it uses the Google search engine. Available for Internet Explorer and Firefox web browsers.
Download Myspace toolbar
The LinkedIn toolbar can be installed on both Internet Explorer and Firefox web browsers and lets you search quickly and access your profile from anywhere.
Download LinkedIN Browser Toolbar
In addition to a pop-up blocker and one-click buttons to your favorite web sites, the Ask toolbar can help in finding images a tad faster.
Download Ask toolbar
Create your own branded community Toolbar and let people download it from your web site. Available in 17 languages with the Google search box, the Conduit toolbar is a great tool for web promotion.
Netcraft’s anti-phishing toolbar protects you from scams and fraudsters. It’s like a neighbourhood watch scheme in which members of the community takes part in identifying phishing mails and web sites. These are then subsequently blocked for other members.
In addition to letting you search the web (powered by Yahoo!), eBay and Half.com, this free toolbar for Internet Explorer shows eBay alerts and notifications such as outbids. An ideal tool for eBay lovers that can actually help win more auctions.
Download eBay Toolbar
An easy way to find the web’s best content. The toolbar gives you quick access to the like button and bookmark your favorite web sites.
Download Stumbleupon toolbar
The Technorati toolbar includes a powerful search feature and delivers the latest content directly to your web browser. You can also customize the toolbar to put your favorite apps (powered by Conduit).
Download Technorati toolbar
The Digg toolbar is a Firefox add-on to help you keep track of important stories and submit your own diggs. It helps in easy sharing of content with friends.
Download Digg Toolbar
Yes, there are more… Download other cool toolbars for your web browser.
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