Clickbait Remover for Youtube

Clickbait Remover for Youtube

Replaces thumbnails and modifies titles of videos on

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What is Clickbait Remover for Youtube?

'Clickbait Remover for Youtube' is a convenient Chrome extension designed to replace clickbait thumbnails with actual frames from the videos and modifies video titles, aiming to reduce distractions and improve your Youtube experience. The functionality this extension provides can be tweaked as per user preferences and is applicable across various sections of Youtube, including the homepage, trending page, subscription page, and channel pages. It is a valuable tool for individuals seeking quality content on Youtube without falling for flashy thumbnails and titles.

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Version: 0.9 (Last updated: 2023-09-04)
Creation date: 2019-10-16
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
  • declarativeNetRequestWithHostAccess
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • *://*
  • *://*
  • *://*
Size: 23.87K
Email: Click to see
URLs: Website
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

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This extension replaces thumbnails with a frame from the video, effectively removing any clickbait while still showing a high quality thumbnail so you can still get a good idea of what the video is about. It can also modify titles to stop partial or all caps titles.

It works everywhere on Youtube including the homepage, trending page, subscription page and channel pages.

All functionality of the extension is customizable by clicking the extension icon on the top right, you can see the effect that different options have right away if you have a youtube tab open, no need to reload the page. And also on mobile.

This extension might help people who have a Youtube addiction or anyone who just doesn't want to be distracted by flashy thumbnails and all caps titles while trying to find some quality content.

Source code: Firefox version:

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  • Helps reduce YouTube distraction
  • Substitutes clickbait thumbnails with YouTube video frames
  • Changes sensationalized video titles to more acceptable ones
  • Frequent bugs, often stops working after page refresh
  • Incompatibility issues with other extensions such as 'Enhancer for YouTube™'
  • Inadequate options for thumbnail modification, causing occasional presence of sensational images
Most mentioned
  • Effectiveness in reducing clickbait
  • Bugs and functionality issues
  • The need for frequent enabling and disabling due to bugs
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Risk impact

Clickbait Remover for Youtube may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Clickbait Remover for Youtube has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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