First attempt at developing a Firefox addon

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This is my first ever Firefox addon. Doesn't do much at the moment. If you install it, you will find a button on the navigation bar. Clicking on it opens up my blog's home page in a new tab :). Looking to add more features in the coming days.

Installation

$ cd ~
$ wget https://github.com/varunbpatil/firefox_addon/raw/master/varun_blog.xpi

Goto Firefox -> Add-ons. Click the spanner icon on the top right beside the search box. Select "install add-on from file" and choose the file you downloaded with the above command from your home folder. There is no need to restart Firefox to start using this addon. Enjoy :)

The project page can be found at https://github.com/varunbpatil/firefox_addon


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