Chrome extension monetization
Chrome extension monetization

Chrome extensions categories stats

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Chrome extension developer may select a primary category for their Chrome extension, but Google Chrome Web Store may automatically tag it under more categories. So, each extension may appear in one or more categories.

The most popular Chrome extension category is Productivity - which has 21.73% of all Chrome extensions. Most of the top extensions belong to the Productivity category. It also boasts having the most extensions with 10M+ users.

Out of 85 categories, only 21 categories have more than 1,000 extensions, and only 6 have more than 10,000 extensions.

Break down by categories
Number of extensions in each category. (Note that an extension may belong to more than one category)
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Table
Productivity 46,748
Fun 33,185
Photos 20,192
Web Development 13,896
Communication 13,045
Accessibility 11,243
Search Tools 8,804
Shopping 7,373
Games 5,371
News 3,531
Education 2,910
Blogging 2,377
Arcade Action 2,183
Business Tools 2,177
Sports 1,754
Lifestyle 1,696
Entertainment 1,545
Arcade Games 1,248
Utilities 1,207
Puzzle & Brain 1,192
Academic Resources 1,092
Action & Adventure Games 935
Puzzle Games 785
Office Applications 767
Teacher & Admin Tools 543
Role-Playing & Strategy 527
Creative Tools 519
Music & Radio 505
Board Card 479
Teacher Tools 423
News Reporting 418
Marketing & Analytics 415
Accounting & Finances 409
Educational Games 407
Food and Health 404
Music 390
Sales & CRM 310
Sports Game 290
Travel 282
Health & Fitness 279
Role Playing Games 269
Administration & Management 264
Strategy Games 258
Task Management 257
Board Games 241
Card Games 238
Social Networks 229
Search & Browsing Tools 226
Blogs 225
Foreign Languages 223
Calculators 177
Virtual Worlds 168
Online Documents & File Storage 168
Online Videos 168
TV & Movies 162
Test Preparation 159
Family 156
Chat & IM 139
Money 135
Food 125
HR & Legal 124
School Administration 120
Books 119
By Artists 118
Alarms & Clocks 117
Radio 115
Religion 108
Calendar & Scheduling 101
Sports 100
ERP and Logistics 99
Notepads 99
News Aggregators 86
Phone & SMS 83
Design Essentials 73
Bookmarks 67
Email & Contacts 65
Dictionary 63
Newspapers 59
Weather Forefcasts 50
Fashion 49
Magazine 48
Social News 46
Astrology 45
Dating 33
By Google 26