BookMarklets, Favelets, and Javascript Bookmarks

Bookmarklets are bookmarks with some javascript code that can perform a task for you when clicked. Common uses include sending the URL of the current page to a service (like Murl or or extracting information from a page.

To use these, drag and drop them to your bookmark toolbar.

Amazon URL: Redirects the browser to the current Amazon page but with a referral tag added. Drag and drop this to your toolbar and edit it to put in your tag (or not).

URL Lister: Pops up a question, then returns all URLs on the current page with given extension. Very handy for getting a list of all mp3 URLs.

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