RevNote Highlighter

RevNote Highlighter

Organize your reading and highlights using tags

What is RevNote Highlighter?
"RevNote Highlighter" is a Chrome extension designed to help users efficiently manage their online reading. It allows users to organize web pages and PDFs using tags, making it easy to group readings. These tags can also be added to highlights, providing a deeper level of organisation. It features full text searching for all saved articles and PDFs, making finding resources simple. Users can annotate web pages and PDFs, categorize highlights with tags, and add comments for further clarity. Committed to supporting education and research, RevNote shares 50% of profits with associated charities globally.
Users: 1,000+
Rating: 4.36 (28)
Version: 8.1.0 (Last updated: 2023-07-03)
Creation date: 2020-03-02
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • activeTab
  • tabs
  • storage
  • unlimitedStorage
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 10.18M
Stats date:

Chrome-Stats Rank

Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge
Want to check extension ranking and stats more quickly for other Chrome extensions? Install Chrome-Stats extension to view Chrome-Stats data as you browse the Chrome Web Store.
Chrome-Stats extension

Organise web pages and PDFs using tags allowing you to group your reading into any structured or ad-hoc arrangement.

Combine this with attaching tags directly to your highlights giving you the power to group ideas across different articles and at a more granular level.

Saving an article with RevNote will add the article to your RevNote account making it instantly searchable making sure that you can always find your valuable resources.


  • Save any web article or PDF
  • Categorise sources with tags
  • Full text search of all saved articles and PDFs


  • Annotate web pages and PDFs
  • Categorise highlights using tags
  • Add comments for clarity
See more
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 Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Easy to use and user-friendly
  • Helps in organizing and storing information
  • Useful for academic research and studies
  • Trouble working with PDF files
  • Inability to take screenshots
  • Limited highlight colors
  • Interface errors and excess space between notes
Most mentioned
  • Useful for organizing and category tagging
  • Effectiveness in highlighting web content
  • Ease of use
  • Desire for PDF compatibility
  • Utility for academic research and studies
Recent reviews
It doesn't work!!!!!!
by Mohamed Sayed Al-Ahl Mohamed Sayed Al-Ahl, 2023-03-20

The best web highlighter I've ever used so far! This can even highlight the story on Wattpad, which helps me a lot in studying. Hope there will be more colors, but green pastel is fine to me.
by Zene Arphy Zene Arphy, 2021-12-06

Desastre em interface.
by Bank Oliveira Bank Oliveira, 2021-02-07
View all user reviews
Risk impact

RevNote Highlighter 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 RevNote Highlighter if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

RevNote Highlighter is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

Upgrade to see risk analysis details
Promo images
RevNote Highlighter small promo image
Small promo image
Similar extensions

Here are some Chrome extensions that are similar to RevNote Highlighter: