Nudge

Nudge

Make the internet less addictive with nudges that help you avoid getting sucked in

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What is Nudge?
"Nudge" is a Chrome extension that aims to make the internet less addictive. It modifies website designs to curb their persuasiveness, presents a visualization of your browsing habits, and empowers you with tools to manage some of the most addictive aspects of the web. It even allows you to delete your Facebook News Feed. Nudge can potentially transform your online life by making your internet use healthier and more productive.
Stats
Users: 2,000+
Rating: 4.61 (83)
Version: 1.0.75 (Last updated: 2021-11-01)
Creation date: 2020-05-23
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • idle
  • activeTab
  • tabs
  • webNavigation
  • <all_urls>
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • storage
  • unlimitedStorage
Size: 35.45M
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Summary

Nudge hacks website designs to make them less persuasive, visualises addictive browsing patterns, and gives you tools to manage some of the most addictive parts of the internet — e.g. to delete your Facebook News Feed.

It could change your life. Try it!

★ Switches off addictive sites by default

★ Visualises time spent browsing, by showing one more ring every 5 minutes

★ Hides some of the most compulsive sections of websites unless you choose to show them

Tweet us here: https://twitter.com/nudgeextension/

Please be aware that due to code changes on e.g. YouTube, some features - such as the YouTube Autoplay Stopper - may not always work consistently for all users.

Please find the privacy policy in the links on this page, or alternatively here: https://github.com/lgwb89/nudge/blob/master/PRIVACYPOLICY.md

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Helps to stay focused and curb addiction to social media
  • Simple and straightforward way to take back control over time and attention on the internet
  • Built upon theoretical principles of behavioral science
Cons
  • Unstable, works only 30% of the time for some users
  • Settings are lost after closing Chrome for some users
  • May not work on certain websites, such as Facebook
Most mentioned
  • Unstable performance
  • Helps to curb addiction to social media
  • Saves time from manually unfollowing everyone on social media
Recent reviews
Hey, I just wanted to say that Google removed your "Unfollow Everything" extension. I was really looking forward to trying it out. Is there any other way to get your extension? It's not here on Nudge anymore.
by Brian LeBlanc Brian LeBlanc, 2024-05-23

L App, L Louis
by Kaelin Lapell Kaelin Lapell, 2024-04-04

it works great. Would recommend to everyone.
by Jun Wang Jun Wang, 2019-02-15
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Safety
Risk impact

Nudge is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Nudge if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Nudge has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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