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Creating Google Chrome Extensions

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James L. Williams, author of Learning HTML5 Game Programming: A Hands-on Guide to Building Online Games Using Canvas, SVG, and WebGL, demonstrates how easily you can customize Google Chrome by creating your own custom extensions.
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In this two-part series, I'll walk you through the process of using the Google Chrome web browser to create a full-fledged application. In this article, we'll create Chrome extensions using browser actions and page actions. In part 2, we'll create an application to implement a simple photo editor in Chrome.

Getting Started with Chrome Extensions

Extensions are small applications for Chrome that either add to its existing functionality or create new features. Extensions can be as small as something that adjusts the layout of a particular web page or as large as a full-fledged application that runs on a user's machine.

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