Providing real-time Web site information is what Amazon Associate Toolbar does best, but some of its claims were unsubstantiated during testing. Rather than install a toolbar to your IE window, it is integrated with the Windows shell. By simply right-clicking and selecting Get Alexa Data, you can find all sorts of information about the site you're browsing, including company info, traffic details, statistics, and related links. You can even write a site review and e-mail the site to a friend.
While the publisher's description cited that it comes with a pop-up blocker, we weren't able to find one. Also, the title is a bit misleading, as most users would expect to find an actual toolbar. Despite these setbacks, the program does provide reliable results, and any regular Web surfer should try this free plug-in.
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