Firefox Bookmark Update Indicator

Brian Hawkins brianhks at activeclickweb.com
Wed Jun 25 09:12:52 MDT 2008


I use Update Scanner.  You configure it with it's own list of sites to scan
and how often to scan them.  Then when an update is made the plugin
highlights the changes.  Very cool

Brian

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 3:56 PM, Joshua Lutes <huzzak at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm wondering if anybody knows of an add-on for Firefox that would indicate
> when a change has been made to a website that has been bookmarked.
>
> RSS feeds are nifty but I don't like that live bookmarks are displayed as
> folders in Firefox.  I'd rather that it be displayed as a single page that
> notifies me, by changing color maybe, whenever the RSS feed is updated with
> new content since the last time that I visited.  Maybe even be able to
> associate normal pages with their RSS feeds so that I could go directly to
> 'em.
>
> I guess, if nobody knows of this thing's existence, could you guess at how
> tricky it'd be to code up?  And how possible.  I've never done a plugin
> before, but I guess I could try.  They are done in javascript right?
> Anyway, thanks for any infos.
>
> Joshua Lutes
>
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