Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Google Related - A Chrome Extension for Finding Related Content

Google Related is a new extension for the Google Chrome Browser that will display related links on the webpage that you're currently viewing. Here's how it works; conduct a Google search as you normally would then when you open a webpage Google Related will display some suggested items at the bottom of the page. Watch the video below to see it in action.

Google Related is also available as part of the Google browser toolbar.

Applications for Education
Google Related could be a very convenient tool for students when they are researching a topic online. If students are reading a webpage that they think is helping them with their quests, Google Related should make it easier to find more helpful content without having to go back to the search page again.