Interacting with Browser Content From Your Chrome Extension


Part of Screencast Series: Exploring Chrome Extensions


Published December 2015

Incase you ever wanted to replace site images with your own

A Chrome extensions prime function is to interact and enhance a users’ web pages and in this video we look at how to do this, building our first extension with a combination of HTML and JavaScript. This extension will replace all images in a SitePoint article with images of Super Heroes, bringing even more super powers to your browsing experience.

Download the project code here - https://github.com/learnable-content/chrome-extension-development/tree/lesson3

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