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Swift Selection Search Alternatives

Swift Selection Search is described as '(SSS) is an add-on for quickly searching for selected text in a page using your favorite search engines' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are seven alternatives to Swift Selection Search for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Google Chrome and Firefox. The best alternative is ContextSearch web-ext, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Swift Selection Search are Selection Search, Trufflepiggy - Context Search, SelectionSK and Trufflepiggy - Quick Search.

This page was last updated Jun 22, 2022
  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Firefox

Swift Selection Search (SSS) is an add-on for quickly searching for selected text in a page using your favorite search...

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  1. ContextSearch web-ext

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Search engine manager for modern browsers. Contribute to ssborbis/ContextSearch-web-ext development by creating an account on GitHub.

  2. Selection Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Search extension for the chrome web browser. Contribute to Pitmairen/selection-search development by creating an account on GitHub.



  3. Trufflepiggy - Context Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    The context menu search for all of us: quick, easy & customizable. Best in class group-search: find on multiple sites at once! Supports favicons (Firefox), omnibox & cross browser sync. Select from 1000+ user generated searches or add your own.

  4. SelectionSK

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    A Firefox & Chrome extension that provides pre-configured shortcuts with the possibility of manually adding new ones.

    SelectionSK vs Swift Selection Search opinions
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    emascandam

    Share the same purpose (pop up menu to perform searches), except with more features such as pop-up translation. Shortcuts can be edited and are synchronized via bookmarks.

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  5. Trufflepiggy - Quick Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    The all-in-one search addon: just select and search. Find on multiple websites at once. Search via overlay, context menu or omnibar. Featuring anonymous profiles. Easy setup: select from 1000+ user generated searches. Cross-browser sync.



  6. Big Search

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Brave
    • Chromium
    • Firefox

    Collect search engines or websites then use / switch them on one UI (any website that supports GET/POST request. Even works with those don't support GET/POST). User cutomizable, with special technical features.

  7. Context Search

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    Context Search is a Firefox extension that expands the context menu's 'Search for' item into a list of installed search engines, allowing you to choose a specific search engine every time.

    Discontinued

    The extension is currently not working on Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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