InstantFirefox is a free add-on for Firefox that adds Google Instant Search feature to address bar of Firefox. This add-on basically adds an extra capability to your Firefox, as it let’s you search anything on your browser instantly. With the help of this Firefox add-on, you simply need to type your search term in the address bar of your Firefox. Once you install this plugin, you can just start typing your search text in address bar of Firefox, and it will keep showing the results for that search query immediately in your browser window. It even organizes the results in terms of “Web”, “Image”, “News”, “Video”, and “Blog”. So in this way, you can view either the images or videos or news related to the stuff which you are searching over the web. By adding this add-on to your Firefox, you are actually making your Firefox even more smarter like never before.
Note: This Firefox add-on works with Firefox 3.5 to Firefox 4.0b8pre. It will not work with any other Firefox version.
InstantFirefox add-on only works on new Firefox tabs, and does not interrupts you while you are working on other tabs. InstantFirefox brings the instant search feature of Google Chrome to Firefox, and let’s you search anything from the Firefox address bar itself. Download and Install this Google instant search add-on to your Firefox.
Here is a small video that explains how to use Instant Search in Firefox Address Bar:
InstantFirefox is one of the most useful plugin for Firefox that I have come across, as it let’s you easily search anything over web by simply typing the search term in the Firefox address bar. If you have been using Google Chrome, and miss Google Chrome’s instant search feature, this plugin now adds that feature to Firefox. You may also check out a tutorial on How to increase font size of Firefox address bar.