Building Chrome Extensions

By : Karambir Singh

In this blog post, we will look at how to build a chrome extension that can work with multiple online services. Specifically we will see how to update Trello web pages with relevant content from Google Drive. For a particular Trello board, we will update trello cards with data from Google Drive document.

Google Chrome extensions are nothing but some html, js files linked together that are running behind the scenes. Before starting out, we need to make sure that Developer mode is checked in chrome://extensions/.

Chrome extensions work by telling chrome about our html, js files using a ...

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Tutorial: Building a Chrome app

By : bhaskar

This is a hands on tutorial about How to build chrome apps, with examples of two Chrome apps we published recently. Lets get started.

Chrome apps are of two types:

  • Extensions : They extend the functionality of Google chrome and the websites. They have little or no UI. Ex:Password Generator . Source code : Github
  • Apps: These are separate apps and appear just like any other website. Ex: To Do List. Source Code : Github

Depending on our requirement, we need to decide what kind of app we need to build.

Extension: Password Generator

Installation :

Visit the link Password Generator using google-chrome browser ...

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