Top 10 Powerful Chrome Extensions Tailored for Google Meet

What is a Google Chrome extension?

To put it simply, "Chrome Extensions" are add-on programs that are specifically developed to add or enhance the functionality of Chrome. They can provide various features that are not available in the original version.

With Google Chrome browser extensions, you can increase your productivity by setting up automation or improving your workflow.

10 powerful Chrome extensions for Google Meet

We gradually turn to the virtual workspace to exchange information, make decisions, and conduct team collaboration. We might inevitably encounter many difficulties to have a productive and quality video conference.

As remote teams have a growing need for Google Meet calls for online communication, we've curated a list of Chrome extensions to help you enhance your Google Meet experience in different aspects.

1. Google Meet enhancement suite

Click here to install.

It's a pretty easy and intuitive extension tailored for Google Meet calls. If you are not a heavy user who needs to join a few Google Meet calls a day, the basic plan is enough for you. You can enjoy the following service such as Auto Join, Push to Talk, Auto Captions, Auto Mute, change the background color of the interface.

Price: Four-tiered pricing plan based on the number of devices. The basic one starts from $5, which allows only one computer for using this extension.

2. Google Meet Transcription and Notes - Airgram

Click here to install.

This lightweight and exquisite tool mainly help you manage Google Meet calls in many different ways:

🌟 Create agenda in Google Calendar

🌟 Transcribe your Google Meet calls. The transcript instantly appears on the side panel.

🌟 Take meeting notes and set up action items with other guests in real time

🌟 8 transcription languages are now available.

When you’ve finished the transcription, you can go to Airgram web for further review. Airgram provides a live transcript, HD video recording, and timestamped notes. From scheduling, recording, and transcribing meetings to editing notes, Airgram streamlines your meeting workflow so you can concentrate better on the important information.

Price: Completely free. Click here to install the Airgram extension.

You can record and transcribe 50 meetings per month. Up to two hours of meeting transcription is supported.

3. Google Meet Attendance List

Click here to install.

Whether you need to join a general meeting or give a lesson to students, you can make a list of the attendants, and it'll be saved automatically in a breeze. After the meeting, you can check out the participants on the web page. There's an option for you to export the list as CSV.

Price: Free

4. Annotate Meet by Denis Sheeran

Click here to install.

When you share your screen to present, you can annotate and save your annotations in a screenshot. After enabling the extension, you can apply different types of tools from the Annotation control to illustrate your point, which benefits a lot to people giving tutorials remotely.

Price: free

5. Blur Background for Google Meet

Click here to install.

This simple tool helps protect your privacy. You can choose to change the background whenever you're in a Google Meet call.

Price: free

6. Grid View for Google Meet

Click here to install.

With this extension, you can see every attendee in an equal-sized view in Google Meet. All you need to do is click the grid-like button at the bottom right corner of your Google Meet page. This feature is super helpful when many people join the same meeting, helping you quickly find out specific individuals instead of focusing on a single speaker.

Price: free

7. Google Meet Push-To-Talk

Click here to install.

Always feel dizzy about toggling between muting and unmuting yourself during a meeting? This lightweight tool makes it easier for you to press the space key to speak whenever you want. Plus, it also works for Zoom!

Price: free

8. Meeting notes for Google Meet - Metric

Click here to install.

It allows you to capture all critical information, action items directly on the Google Meet call. It also supports collaboration in real-time, searching through past meetings for any notes, and using a timer for managing your meeting.

Price: free

9. Visual Effects for Google Meet

Click here to install.

Loads of effects are available for your collaboration during your Google Meets: Blur, Inverse to your camera, pixelate, virtual green screen, screen text, and so forth. Never be stressed about exposing your actual background when attending a Google Meet call.

Price: free

10. Reactions for Google Meet

Click here to install.

Unlike in-person meetings, when you do a presentation, you can watch how people react during your speech. But when it comes to a Google Meet call, seeing other people's facial expressions intuitively or giving immediate feedback becomes extremely difficult. With this extension, you can send an emoji to react quickly instead of just typing. You can also now improve the way we interact with each other.

Price: free