Over the past few months my Weather Extension has grown to over 118,000+ users and averages 14 req/sec. Weather uses Laravel primarily as an api and VueJs to render the html. Speed is very important. Currently Weather is hosted on a $40 a month Digital Ocean server. Since Weather is free, I’ve tried my best to keep cost low. Here are a few changes I’ve made to improve the performance of my Laravel app. Read More
Weather Extension FAQ
Thanks for installing Weather Extension! Here are some of the frequently asked questions I get for my Weather(Chrome | Firefox | Opera) extension. Feel free to leave a comment below if you have any questions.
- How to set your location?
- How to set temperature to Celsius?
- How to see weather radar?
- How to change languages?
How to set your location:
Thanks ProductHunt and LifeHacker for sharing my extension! Weather(Chrome | Firefox | Opera) extension now has over 170,000+ users. If you’re enjoying the extension, please consider donating.
Weather(Chrome | Firefox | Opera) extension is a quick and easy way to check the current weather and forecast without going to an external site. Here are some of the features.
- Uses Dark Sky API
- Multiple Language Support
- Geolocation or custom location by address or zipcode
- Choose Fahrenheit or Celsius
- Hourly forecast
- 5 day forecast
- 12h/24h time format
- Weather Alerts
- Chrome, Firefox, and Opera available