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Sparky : Official Alexa Toolbar plugin for Firefox has been released

July 19, 2007

Celebrating its 10 anniversary, Alexa has released its official Alexa Toolbar for Firefox, called 'Sparky'. You might already know that most Firefox users were using SearchStatus toolbar for utilizing Alexa. Sparky is offering official alternative for Firefox. Sparky providing useful information about the sites you visit without interrupting your browsing activities.

More info and images inside.

Some of its features :
  • Traffic Trend : Sparky's trendline feature allows you to track a website's popularity over time, plotting the traffic rank for the last 4 months on a handy little sparkline.

  • Reach Meter and Traffic Rank : Sparky's reach and rank features give you a quick overview of a site's popularity. The blue bar gives you an overall indicator - is this site popular or not? The rank number tells you exactly how this site ranks in comparison to all other sites on the Web.

  • Related Links : Sparky also comes with Alexa's famous patented Related Links feature built right into the browser. Now, no matter what site you are on, Sparky can help you find similar sites.

  • Click menu : With a click on Sparky you have immediate access to a wealth of additional information. Do a search for the site, find sites that link to it, see who owns it, where it is located, related links and much much more.

Sparky require Firefox 2.0+ to work, some said it's not compatible with Firefox, but mine is working fine.



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