Apture is a free tool, built from the ground up to let you take the power of Google search, and the richness YouTube, Flickr, Twitter, and Wikipedia with you to any site. Just highlight a phrase on any site to reveal the web's best content without ever leaving the page.
Apture converts the most popularly highlighted terms into Hotspots, visible and dynamic links, which you can explore with just one-click. As topics wane in popularity, the link will disappear.
It's free, fast, and fun!
Tips & Tricks
+ Want a shortcut? Just type Control+Shift+L to search.
+ Highlight recklessly. Apture auto-rounds your selection even when you miss a few characters.
What's new in this version?
+ Hotspots: Apture automatically creates the web's missing links
+ Customizable keyboard shortcut to call up Apture Search
+ Performance improvements, contextual search results now even faster
+ Secure: Automatically disabled on HTTPS (secure) websites to not interfere with your private information
+ What's that word? Dictionary definitions now included in search results
What are people saying?
"Curiosity made collaborative" - Neiman Journalism Lab - http://bit.ly/nhZa4d
"Augmented Reality for Web Pages" - ReadWriteWeb - http://bit.ly/cgQxyX
"Very useful" - TechCrunch - http://tcrn.ch/92r5YM
"Brings richer browsing to any website" - Venturebeat - http://bit.ly/cz8EDP
* Make sure you have AdBlock disabled or put remove apture.js from their list of blocked scripts.
* Visit our help page (http://help.apture.com/how-to-install-the-apture-search-plugin-for-google-chrome) for detailed installation instructions.
* Hit us up on Twitter (http://twitter.com/apture) or Facebook (http://facebook.com/apture) with any other questions.