5 Ways to Add a Search Sidebar to Google SERPs

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No matter how much Google team tries, more often than not Google search results are not enough. We need to dig deeper, check various sources, ask friends’ advice etc. This post looks at various ways to make Google search results page exhaustive and more scannable: how to add a search sidebar to Google SERPs:

1. WebMynd

WebMynd FireFox extension adds a cute expandable sidebar that displays search results from Flickr, Amazon, YouTube, Yahoo, Digg, Delicious, Techcrunch, and CNN.

Webmynd Google sidebar

2. Unified Search

Unified search is a cool new FireFox addon that lets you easily combine and compare side-by-side search results from a number of search engines: Delicious, StumbleUpon, and Bing:

Unified search

3. Google Search – Sidebar

(Greasemonkey script)

The script “puts aside “extra things” and get simple and neat Google search”.
Those “extras” include blended search results: Google blog search results. Google image search results, Google video search results, as well as related searches.

Google sidebar script

4. Googlepedia

The addon searches Wikipedia for the given keyword and displays the whole article on the topic (including images and links):


5. Infoaxe

Infoaxe is a browser addon that searches your browsing history results based on your Google search term. Of course, you will need to give it access to your browsing history though (keep your privacy in mind).

Infoaxe sidebar

Ann Smarty
Ann Smarty is the blogger and community manager at Internet Marketing Ninjas. Ann's expertise in blogging and tools serve as a base for her writing, tutorials and her guest blogging project, MyBlogGuest.com.
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  • http://www.dotndot.com kiran voleti

    Quite interesting addons. Thanks Ann.

  • Kim McCumber

    Do all of these add-ons cover the sponsored listings or do they move down below the add-on results?

  • http://tusharvickkie.blogspot.com Tushar

    Thanks Ann.

    I am a regular follower of your posts and sometimes gets inspiration from your posts.

    This is really interesting and informative as always.

    Thanks Again!

  • http://zebida.com/main Hesham

    Thanks for the good information, I like your blog!