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Firefox Metabookmarks 2

So far so good. The Firefox add-on SDK is really straightforward and I’ve tried a couple of simple examples.

I want to be able to write URLs in the form bookmark:tag which will open a page showing a list of bookmarks matching tag. I need to let Firefox recognise a new bookmark: protocol.

This Stack Overflow post seems like a good starting point.

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Firefox Metabookmarks

I’m planning to build a Firefox extension to display a page of bookmarks for a particular tag on a single, bookmarkable page (hence Metabookmarks)

For example: bookmarks://project_javascript would display a page of nicely presented links that have been tagged with project_javascript

I’ve never attempted to build a Firefox extension before so I imagine this could take some time & effort. It’s not as if I don’t have other things going on in my life too…

I’m bookmarking resources with the tag project_metabookmarks, and also here: