The Best Screen Capture Browser Extensions

creen capture is the quickest way to share your work or current page with anyone. Though there are many screen capture desktop tools (and we previously did a post on that), but if your work is mostly done on a web browser, then the best option would be to go for a screen capture browser extension.

This post lists some of the best and most reliable screen capture browser extensions available in the market. Whether you use Firefox, Chrome, Opera, or Edge, there’s a browser extension for every platform with different features. So take a look at the list and see which one you’d like to give a try.

1. Fireshot

Fireshot for popular browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Edge allows doing quick edits like adding annotations. The images can be saved as an image or a PDF, and also, you can upload or share them on the web almost instantly.

Fireshot works for Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Opera and more.

2. Awesome screenshot

Awesome screenshot lets you store your captures directly to its servers, and share them to ask for feedback. You can add annotations, blur sensitive info, and share the images directly. This tool is used as an extension for Chrome.

Awesome screenshot works for Chrome.

3. Full Web Page Screenshots

Another add-on for Firefox, Full Web Page Screenshots lets you take screenshots and save them as images or PDFs, or send them directly to the clipboard. Also, you can capture all tabs in one click, and print, annotate, edit, email, and upload the images.

Full Web Page Screenshots works for Firefox.

4. Full Page Screenshot

Full Page Screenshot is yet another tool for Chrome that lets you capture and save the images as PNGs. You can capture whole or part of the web page using this extension.

Full Page Screenshot works for Chrome.

5. Screen Capture

The Screen Capture is a Chrome browser extension that lets you capture the entire screen or only a part of it. You can edit the screenshots or save them in PDF, JPEG, or PNG format for further use.

The captured screenshots can also be copied to the clipboard so you can paste them in any app or on social media for further use.

Screen Capture works for Chrome.

6. NinjaCapture

NinjaCapture browser extension offers customized screen capture solutions to the users. It lets you create as many screenshots as you want and share them on any platform that you require.

The extension works with popular could storage platforms so you can easily save or share your screenshots with anyone. You can also manage the privacy of your screen shots using PIN or password.

NinjaCapture works for Chrome.

7. Nimbus Screenshot

Nimbus is a multi-featured screen capture browser extension for Chrome. You can take screenshots of the whole page or just of any part through a single click. There are also editing and annotation features available in the tool.

Apart from screenshots, you can also use Nimbus to record your screen or webcam (or both). The recorded videos can also be trimmed and cropped right through the extension.

Nimbus Screenshot works for Chrome.

8. Lightshot

Lightshot is a simple screenshot extension for Chrome. It offers the quickest way to capture a high quality and editable screenshot of the entire or partial screen.

You can save the screenshots in your computer, copy them to the clipboard, or share them anywhere. There’s also an option to search similar screenshots to the one you’ve taken right in the extension.

Nimbus Screenshot works for Chrome.

9. Clipular!

An advanced screen capture extension, Clipular lets you take a snap of any part of your screen (or the entire screen) with a single click. But, unlike other screen capture tools, it also capture the source link, made title, and text along with the screenshot.

You can drag-and-drop the screenshots to share on email or social media or paste to share the encrypted link directly after taking the screenshot. There’s also an option to annotate, organize, and search the screenshots.

Clipular! works for chrome.

10. GoFullPage

Just as the name says, GoFullPage is a Chrome extension for capturing the screenshot of the entire page without asking for permissions. Unlike some screen capture tools that don’t let you capture the all of the page, this tool does it reliably.

Supported by advanced screen capture technology, the extension can easily handle complex pages (including the scrollable elements and embedded iframes on the page). You can also edit or annotate the screenshots with in the extension.

GoFullPage works for Chrome.

Bonus: Webpage Screenshot

The Webpage Screenshot browser extension lets you take a high-quality screenshot of the whole webpage. You can take screenshot of any webpage in just one click and without worrying about the permissions.

The tool lets you take screenshots both vertically and horizontally depending how the content appears on the web page. You can save the captured screenshots on your computer, print them directly or share on any platform.

Webpage Screenshot works for Chrome.

Bonus: Screenshotting

Screenshoting is a web page screen capture tool that helps you take a complete and high-quality screenshot of any webpage. Apart from that, you can also take screenshot of a custom area of the web page.

You can preview the screenshot before saving it, so if there’s any error, you can retake it. The captured screenshots can be saved in PDF, PNG, and JPEG – all configurable from the extension’s options.

Screenshotting works for Chrome.