Web Boost Alternatives

    Web Boost is described as 'The extension is listening for all outcoming requests and substitute the requests for well-known and highly used javascript libraries, css files and fonts. The libraries from CDNs will be served locally from the extension'. There are four alternatives to Web Boost for a variety of platforms, including Firefox, Google Chrome, Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Decentraleyes, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Web Boost are LocalCDN (Free, Open Source), Local CDN (Free, Open Source) and CDN Desktop (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 18, 2020

    1. Protects you against tracking through "free", centralized, content delivery. It prevents a lot of requests from reaching networks like Google Hosted Libraries, and serves local files to keep sites from breaking. Complements regular content blockers.
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    2. Emulates remote frameworks (e.g. jQuery, Bootstrap, AngularJS) and delivers them as local resource. Prevents unnecessary 3rd party requests to Google, StackPath, MaxCDN and more. Differences between LocalCDN and .
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      Local CDN extension is a fork for Decentraleyes project, bringing local redirection for well-known libraries.

      Discontinued

      Last commit in repo - Jun 10, 2017, breaks some sites and don't resolve issues

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      • Self-Hosted
      CDN Desktop is the perfect tool for web designers who need to use javascript and css libraries with or without a internet connection & without using npm modules.
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