How To Quickly Open Links In Firefox’s Reader View Mode

The Firefox browser has a useful feature called ā€œReader Viewā€ which strips away web page clutter. It removes buttons, ads and background images. It also adjusts the pageā€™s text size, contrast and layout for better readability. Here’s what a Greycoder article looks like in Reader Viewer:

However, there is a slight problem with Reader View — you have to wait for a bloated web page to load before you get the chance to switch to Reader View. To make matters worse, pop-ups might appear, and an embedded video might start autoplaying.

The solution to this problem is to install a Firefox extension called “Open In Reader View“. With this extension, you can right click on a link and have it open automatically in Reader View. Additionally, the extension allows you to enter Reader View Mode even when it is not offered by Firefox.

Link: Open In Reader View

 

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