Hi, everyone! Hopefully, many of you have heard about Opera for computer’s new sidebar extensions. They give you even more possibilities to customize the browser. If you haven’t, trust us when we say that they are a great way to save time and effort. Sidebar extensions are little tools you can add to the left side of your browsing window. They let you to multitask without leaving a tab!

Here are examples of what you can do with sidebar extensions:

Write notes with Nano Note

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Ever had that spur of creativity while reading an interesting article online? Now, there’s a place to write your ideas down and keep track of them. With the small but powerful Nano Note extension, you can make notes in Opera while you browse, tag and search your notes and keep yourself organized while you surf.

Access your bookmarks quickly with Bookmarks by the Side

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Here’s a little tool for those of you who want to see your Opera bookmarks in the sidebar. It displays your bookmarks in their original folders and you can also find pages saved in your Speed Dial. Click here to download.

Make quick calculations with Side Calculator

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Side Calculator is super convenient for serial online shoppers. With this little extension, you can swiftly calculate discounts or shipping costs . Also highly recommended for students in need of help for (dreadful) math homework.

Stay up to date on Twitter with TweetDeck

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Are you a social butterfly on Twitter? Get TweetDeck on your sidebar. A great tool for real-time tracking, organizing, and engagement on Twitter, the TweetDeck extension makes monitoring Twitter easy and fun.

Browse like a pro with Browse++ Sidebar

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Browse++ Sidebar is a toolbox for power users and includes useful browsing commands like search all open tabs and retrieve previously-closed tabs in a trash folder. It also has a note-taking function.

Have you already made some notes in Opera? Customize the browser with our new sidebar extensions and let us know what you think. 🙂

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