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Greasemonkey Scripts For the Social Media Addict

You may have heard of Greasemonkey, the Firefox extension that lets you customize the way a web page displays using small bits of Javascript, but are you using it to its fullest potential? There are hundreds of scripts available for installation from userscripts.org, so it can be difficult to know which ones are must-haves.

We’ve rounded up our favorite scripts for fans of social media and have provided them for you below, but we’re curious which ones you can’t live without. Are your favorites included here? Let us know in the comments.

Twitter Scripts

FriendFeed Scripts

Digg Scripts

Mixx Needs More Scripts

  • Mixx Forums – adds MixxingBowl Forum and Breaking News links to navigation bar at Mixx.com

Del.icio.us/Ma.gnolia Scripts

Flickr Scripts

  • Flickr Cut-n-Paste to Blog – cut-and-paste flickr images to blog posts with CSS and credit links
  • Flickr AllSizes+ – access all sizes for a Flickr photo, copy the code, download the image, etc.
  • Flickr More Home – by default, the Flickr home page shows four images for you, four from your contacts, and four from everyone. This script expands it to 8, 16, and 8, respectively.
  • Flickr – Video Hider – hides videos on Flickr photostreams and replaces them with a link to that video should you still wish to view it
  • Tflickr – Twitter from Flickr. Tweet your favourites flickr images
  • Flickr: Sign In and Return – return to the page you were viewing instead of Flickr home page after signing in

Facebook Scripts

  • Facebook Chat Killer – gets rid of the new facebook chat feature
  • ScrabuCheck -adds a floating dictionary lookup box for the game of Scrabble or Scrabulous
  • Facebook Real News Feed – replace your “news feed” with real news headlines from CNN
  • Facebook Large Photos – makes profile pictures large in facebook search results
  • Facebook Image Download Helper – allows you to use a download manager such as DownThemAll! on Facebook image gallery pages
  • Facebook Fixer – a collection of enhancements for various aspects of Facebook eg. showing bigger profile pictures, making it easier to view albums, showing people’s age and sign, auto-reloading error pages, changing redirecting links to direct links
  • Facebook Auto Confirm Friend Requests – accept all friend requests on Facebook

Google Reader Scripts

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