5 Beautiful Extensions to Decorate New Tabs in Chrome


Are you the type of person who loves to customize things? Do you want to be different than the crowd? Do you want to experiment new ways to improve productivity? If your answer is yes, then here is something for you. We will have a look at 5 beautiful chrome extensions that changes the way your new tab looks. Not only the looks, these extensions gives you better functionality and features for the work you like to do most.

Access Bookmarks and Closed Tabs Easily with Incredible Start Page


Incredible StartPage is a featured chrome extension which claims to give you a productive start. It makes accessing bookmarks and closed tabs very easy by putting them in a beautiful list at the center of the page. You can also write notes in the new tab and post them directly to Gmail. If you are a bookmark person and keep using closed tabs frequently then use this handsome extension from here.

Customize New Tab with Predefined Sites by SpeedDial


Normally, Chrome shows you most visited sites on opening a new tab. You can change this behavior, in fact make is better and attractive by SpeedDial. With this extension, you can predefine your tab sites instead of most visited one when opening new tab. You can also change tab background image, number of blocks and use site logos. This is the best new tab extension to beautify chrome.

Keep Track of Time with Modest Digital Clock

clock extension

If you like to follow time, then this clock extension will help you with your punctuality. It is simple and minimalist but yet very useful. It de-clutters the new tab with the most precious thing.

Get Google Tasks on New Tab


This simple extension helps you to be more productive. Remember Google Task? It is a simple to-do list available in Google Calendar and Gmail. Now you can use it more effectively and frequently with this extension. The new tab will now display all your tasks with this extension. And you can easily add new or delete old ones with its intuitive interface. The developer hopes that with this, we will see more and do them more often.

Related: Prevent Chrome Tabs from Closing

Set Beautiful Flickr Pics as New Tab backgrounds


The last extension in the series to beautify your new tab is VisivoTab. This one gets hand selected pictures from Flickr’s visivo and sets it as a tab background. Idle for artistic people with fast internet connection.

If you observe carefully, opening new tab is the most frequent thing we do on Google Chrome (you can also reopen recently closed tab). With the above 5 extensions, we can change Chrome’s new tab behavior and layout and hopefully make this activity more useful.

Related: Remove sites from New Tab

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Filed under Google Chrome. Posted by Abhishek and last updated on July 14, 2017.

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Well, I’m not much of a Chrome user but these tab extensions surely look lovely.

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