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gleeBox is described as 'experimental project that takes a keyboard-centric approach to navigating the web. It provides alternatives to actions that are traditionally performed via the mouse. Some of these are radically more efficient than using a mouse, some not so much' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are seven alternatives to gleeBox for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Vimium, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like gleeBox are cVim, vrome, conkeror and Vimperator.

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    Vimium

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    22 alternatives to Vimium 

    The Hacker's Browser. Vimium provides keyboard shortcuts for navigation and control in the spirit of Vim . Vimium helps you navigate the web without touching the mouse.

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    cVim

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
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    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    20 alternatives to cVim 

    An extension adding Vim-like bindings to Google Chrome.

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    As of April 23, 2020, the last update to GitHub was January 29, 2019, over a year ago. The most similar alternative is Surfingkeys (https://github.com/brookhong/Surfingkeys) or a fork of cVim, vb4c (https://github.com/dcchambers/vb4c).



  3. vrome

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome
    15 alternatives to vrome 

    Vrome is a Vim keybindings extension for Chrome. Designed to provide a more efficient browsing experience, Vrome comes with its own additions that will surprise you.

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  4. conkeror

    • Windows
    • Linux
    16 alternatives to conkeror 

    Conkeror is a keyboard-oriented, highly-customizable, highly-extensible web browser based on Mozilla XULRunner, written mainly in JavaScript, and inspired by exceptional software such as Emacs and vi. Conkeror features a sophisticated keyboard system, allowing users to run...

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    Vimperator

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Firefox
    21 alternatives to Vimperator 

    Vimperator is a Firefox browser extension with strong inspiration from the Vim text editor, with a mind towards faster and more efficient browsing. It has similar key bindings and you could call it a modal web browser, as key bindings differ according to which mode you are in.

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    Didn't make it a WebExtension

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    VimFx

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
    14 alternatives to VimFx 

    VimFx is a Mozilla Firefox extension which introduces Vim-style keyboard shortcuts for browsing and navigation, significantly reducing the use of mouse, and allowing your hands to rest on the home row.

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    Didn't make it a WebExtension

  7. Mouseless Browsing

    • FreeProprietary
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    • Linux
    • Firefox
    15 alternatives to Mouseless Browsing 

    Mouseless Browsing (MLB) enables you to browse the web entirely with the keyboard. The basic principle is to add small boxes with unique ids behind every link and/or form element. You just have to type in the id to trigger the corresponding action i.e.

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