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Top 23 Chrome Open-Source Projects

  • Electron

    :electron: Build cross-platform desktop apps with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

    Project mention: Gnome 42 inconsistency issue | | 2022-01-19


  • mkcert

    A simple zero-config tool to make locally trusted development certificates with any names you'd like.

    Project mention: Should you use Let’s Encrypt for internal hostnames? | | 2022-01-19

    I recently discovered, which, while not strictly designed for the use case presented above, could probably be (ab)used to solve the problem.

  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • Playwright

    Playwright is a framework for Web Testing and Automation. It allows testing Chromium, Firefox and WebKit with a single API.

    Project mention: What is the standard way to programmatically map over network requests that is made by a web page? | | 2022-01-18

    See if playwright offers some way to get that information via its API

  • octotree

    GitHub on steroids

    Project mention: Powering your GitHub | | 2021-10-01

    Respository - Octotree

  • bypass-paywalls-chrome

    Bypass Paywalls web browser extension for Chrome and Firefox.

    Project mention: Rule | | 2022-01-22
  • Nightmare

    A high-level browser automation library.

    Project mention: Fill a form in an autamated way ? | | 2021-11-24
  • headless-recorder

    Chrome extension that records your browser interactions and generates a Playwright or Puppeteer script.

    Project mention: Headless recorder is a Chrome extension that records your browser interactions and generates a Playwright or Puppeteer script. | | 2021-07-20
  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • WebFundamentals

    Best practices for modern web development

    Project mention: I made a web app for creating custom meal plans faster: | | 2021-12-19

    If you're just starting you dev journey out I wholeheartedly recommend: It will give you a rock solid foundation for JavaScript and the DOM API. Making a good web app it's not just about React. I'm telling that from experience. You should know the DOM API, CSS, HTML and various web idioms. These are some good and free resources for the above: Once you've read the fundamental stuff you continue learning more about React:

  • react-color

    :art: Color Pickers from Sketch, Photoshop, Chrome, Github, Twitter & more

    Project mention: I’m looking for a certain library for colors | | 2021-08-18

    depends on the environment/framework you would use. Eg. I use as color selector for react.

  • chrome-extensions-samples

    Chrome Extensions Samples

    Project mention: Creating a Chrome Right-Click context menu using GreaseMonkey | | 2022-01-13

    Extensions can do it, yes: . Here's an official (if dated) example extension:

  • uBlock

    uBlock: a fast, lightweight, and lean blocker for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. (by uBlock-LLC)

    Project mention: Why aren't Phishing URL Blocklist and PUP Domains Blocklist enabled by default? | | 2021-12-20

    To reiterate, the reason why annoyance filter lists are not enabled by default is because of higher likelihood of site breakage, not because of performance concerns, see

  • chromedp

    A faster, simpler way to drive browsers supporting the Chrome DevTools Protocol.

    Project mention: Doubt in web scraping using go/colly | | 2021-12-04

    If you need JS, you can try also:

  • metamask-extension

    :globe_with_meridians: :electric_plug: The MetaMask browser extension enables browsing Ethereum blockchain enabled websites

    Project mention: web3 Frontend Starter Kit | | 2022-01-22


  • url-to-pdf-api

    Web page PDF/PNG rendering done right. Self-hosted service for rendering receipts, invoices, or any content.

    Project mention: Is it safe to put a potentially unsafe application in a docker container in a server? | | 2021-07-27

    I've been developing an application that uses url-to-pdf-api, which is basically an api for puppetteer js.

  • InfoSpider

    INFO-SPIDER 是一个集众多数据源于一身的爬虫工具箱🧰,旨在安全快捷的帮助用户拿回自己的数据,工具代码开源,流程透明。支持数据源包括GitHub、QQ邮箱、网易邮箱、阿里邮箱、新浪邮箱、Hotmail邮箱、Outlook邮箱、京东、淘宝、支付宝、中国移动、中国联通、中国电信、知乎、哔哩哔哩、网易云音乐、QQ好友、QQ群、生成朋友圈相册、浏览器浏览历史、12306、博客园、CSDN博客、开源中国博客、简书。

  • Ferret

    Declarative web scraping

  • SingleFile

    Web Extension for Firefox/Chrome/MS Edge and CLI tool to save a faithful copy of an entire web page in a single HTML file

    Project mention: How do I save a website that I have open, but has been deleted from the internet? | | 2022-01-16

    You could try installing SingleFile and saving it with that. For video content you could try right-clicking and saving the video files manually if there aren't too many.

  • themer

    🎨 themer takes a set of colors and generates themes for your apps (editors, terminals, wallpapers, and more).

    Project mention: Dracula Theme: a dark theme for 227 different apps | | 2021-12-08

    It doesn't support nearly as many programs as dracula theme does but I'd recommend giving a try. Supports all the popular terminals, IDEs and then some.

  • HackBrowserData

    Decrypt passwords/cookies/history/bookmarks from the browser. 一款可全平台运行的浏览器数据导出解密工具。

    Project mention: Any programs that would help me get access to my recently late uncles passwords? | | 2021-12-30

    If you can activate the built in Admin account from cmd, you should be able to get in to that and see the files from there. Chrome encrypts it’s saved passwords in most versions, but I’ve heard that this program has had some success with using the direct user path

  • Surfingkeys

    Map your keys for web surfing, expand your browser with javascript and keyboard.

    Project mention: Do you also find yourself ":w" to save a file in for example word? Or ":q" to quit the terminal...? | | 2021-12-08
  • SponsorBlock

    Skip YouTube video sponsors (browser extension)

    Project mention: Opening Up The Marauder's BLOWN Engine and Replacing It With This!!! Overkill??? | | 2022-01-23
  • melonJS

    a fresh & lightweight javascript game engine

    Project mention: MelonJS 10.0.2 | | 2021-11-04
  • puppeteer-extra

    💯 Teach puppeteer new tricks through plugins.

    Project mention: Is something similar possible? | | 2021-12-24

    If you scrape multiple sites and don't want to analysis the backend API, simply use puppeteer and puppeteer-extra, or simillar plugins like this. (Note: Most of headless browser based SaaS, DaaS api services based on this)

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-01-23.

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What are some of the best open-source Chrome projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Electron 99,828
2 mkcert 33,365
3 Playwright 32,619
4 octotree 21,763
5 bypass-paywalls-chrome 21,534
6 Nightmare 19,094
7 headless-recorder 13,843
8 WebFundamentals 12,374
9 react-color 10,361
10 chrome-extensions-samples 9,396
11 uBlock 8,074
12 chromedp 7,167
13 metamask-extension 6,889
14 url-to-pdf-api 6,569
15 InfoSpider 6,022
16 Ferret 4,859
17 SingleFile 4,574
18 themer 4,521
19 HackBrowserData 3,984
20 Surfingkeys 3,857
21 SponsorBlock 3,837
22 melonJS 3,772
23 puppeteer-extra 3,493
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