Remove clutter from web pages and save ad-free articles to your email inbox for later reading. Email This is a simpler alternative to bookmark and "read later" tools like Pocket, Instapaper & Readability.
What is Email This?
"Email This" is a Firefox add-on that allows you to save clutter-free versions of articles to your email for later reading. It removes ads, unnecessary sidebars and distractions from a webpage, thereby providing a clean, readable view of the content. You can save webpages with one click or a keyboard shortcut, and add notes keywords to your saved pages for easy searching. The add-on even lets you save links without opening them, and supports saving PDFs, DOCX files, PPTs, Excel sheets and images as email attachments. Plus, it's completely free to use.
Found a great article but don’t have time to read it now? Save the web page to your email and read it later. Email This removes ads, distractions and crufty sidebars from a web page and sends a cleaned-up, readable view of the page to your email inbox. You can then open up your email client and read your saved articles whenever you want.
Email This is a simpler alternative to bookmark and "read later" tools like Pocket, Instapaper & Readability.
There is no need to signup for a new service or install any additional applications to read your saved bookmarks. You can even access your saved bookmarks offline on your mobile phones and tablets.
Features & Benefits
- Save any web page or article with one-click
- Save the current page with a keyboard shortcut
- [NEW] Add notes and keywords to your saved pages. This helps you search for your content faster
- [NEW] Include PDF snapshot of all web pages
- Right-click and save links without opening them. We will open up that link, extract useful content from it and send you an email with its contents.
- [NEW] Save PDFs, DOCX files, PPTs, Excel sheets and images as email attachments
- Also works from Android & iOS devices. Simply use the "Share" button on your phone to send an email with a link to email@example.com. EmailThis will reply with the contents of that link.
- Completely free to use.
User reviews summary
- Easy to use
- Helps with saving important bookmarks
- Beneficial for keeping personal and business life separate
- Added save-as-PDF feature
- Unreliable and inconsistent performance
- Lack of support from the developer
- Problems with registering pro version
- Frequent service fails
- Doesn't send full page content
- Works well when it's functioning
- Useful for saving web content for personal libraries
- Inefficient customer support
- Periodic downtime of the service
- Unfulfilled promise of pdf feature
Email This is not very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this add-on unless you absolutely trust this publisher.
Email This has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.