Best Chrome Extensions For Reading & Content Curation

Do you like reading online? Sometimes you don’t have the time to read all your favorite material. However, these Chrome extensions help you keep up to date with your online digest. Just recently we talked about the Best Chrome Extensions For Privacy, Ad-blocking & Security. Therefore, we only think it best that we do a post on the Best Chrome Extensions For Reading & Content Curation.

Chrome Extensions for Reading & Content Curation

These extensions allow Chrome users to save images, make notes, copy web pages and so much more. So, for all those news aficionados, enjoy this list of must have Chrome plugins for online reading and content curation.

Evernote Web Clipper

Evernote! In the world of online reading, it does not get much better than Evernote. The Evernote Web Clipper allows users to save web pages, images, and even make notes. So, you can clip your web page or capture screenshots and share to social media using the Evernote web clipper extension in your browser. The following video shows how to use Evernote web clipper with Chrome.

Video: How to Use Evernote Web Clipper on the Chrome Browser

Mercury Reader – Formerly Readability

The Mercury Reader Chome extension arranges web articles and then displays them in a convenient and easy to read format. Hence the former name, Readability. The property of being capable of being read; legibility.  Within the extension’s settings are two main options, Read Now and Read Later. Firstly, Read Now clears the clutter from a website and brings an almost plain text rendition of the content. And, of course, Read Later allows you to save content for reading at a later time. Other useful features include a Send To Kindle functionality, the ability to adjust typeface and text size, and toggle between light or dark themes.

Video: How to Use Mercury Reader

Save to Pocket

Everyone knows what Pocket is, right? Well, Save to Pocket allows you to save web pages and other content to your Pocket account. Once you have the smartphone apps, you can also sync saved content across all your devices. Other notable features include the one-click saving of any page with the toolbar button or keyboard shortcut, right-click menu item to save any link, no need to load the page first, quickly add tags and see related recommendations when you save to Pocket.

Video: Pocket: The Chrome Extension


There you have it! The top Chrome plugins for reading and content curation. Did your favorite make the list? No? Then, please feal free to leave us a comment and we’d consider adding your favorite Chrome extension to the list. And, as always, thanks for reading, Best Chrome Extensions For Reading & Content Curation here on ORDUH! Don’t forget to share the post with your friends. Also, check out our list of must-have Chrome extensions, where we feature even more useful Chrome Plugins. And, finally, don’t forget to read our other Chrome tips like clearing the cache, syncing bookmarks and managing PDF files. There is also a tutorial that teaches how to Add Facebook Events to Google Calendar

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