Microsoft had run a contest for developers after announcing release of IE7. The goal was to create a completely new add-on or an enhanced version of an existing add-on and submit it for a chance to win a trip for two to MIX07. Entries were open between November 1, 2006 and February 9, 2007.
Internet Explorer add-ons are small utilities that add a variety of useful functions to IE and make your surfing enjoyable (similar to firefox extensions). The winners of the IE Add-Ons contest have been announced. Here are some top winners –
Grand Prize winner
Inline Search – search for content on a webpage without bringing up the Find Dialog.
ieSpell – Checks your spelling in textboxes on a webpage.
FoxyTunes – control your favorite media player without ever leaving your browser.
RoboForm – Password manager and form filler.
I told you about the 50 best firefox extensions. What are your favorite IE Add-ons?