Awesome Open Source
Awesome Open Source

Browser Sidecar

A cross-platform, cross-browser extension that adds a "sidecar" of content to any webpage you visit, suitable for an Evernote-like web clipper as well as many other uses.

Google Chrome - Windows / OSX / Linux

Google Chrome

Microsoft Edge - Windows

Microsoft Edge

Mozilla Firefox - Windows / OSX / Linux

Mozilla Firefox

Opera - Windows / OSX / Linux

Opera

Apple Safari - Windows / OSX

Apple Safari

Vivaldi - Windows / OSX / Linux

Vivaldi

Yandex Browser - Windows / OSX

Yandex Browser

Install / Build Steps

  1. Run gulp-install.bat to setup node.js on your computer.
  2. Run gulp-run.bat to build the extension with the following parameters:
    • %1 - Path to gulpfile.js, i.e. browser-extension\gulpfile.js
    • %2 - Step in gulpfile.js to execute, i.e. default for a full build or chrome for just a Google Chrome build
    • %3 - Environment to target, i.e. Local, Development, QA, Stage or Production
  3. Use output generated in the browser-extension\config\{browser} and browser-extension\dist\{browser} directories to install.
    • The config directory tree contains un-packaged extensions.
    • The dist directory tree contains packaged extensions as well as packaged store assets (change logs, screenshots).
    • If you open the index.html document in the root directory you are redirected to a simple landing page with shortcuts to these directories.
  4. Profit!

Get A Weekly Email With Trending Projects For These Topics
No Spam. Unsubscribe easily at any time.
Javascript (1,513,839
Chrome (2,850
Browser (2,686
Addon (1,979
Firefox (1,819
Edge (420
Yandex (300
Safari (238
Opera (161
Related Projects