CSS Peeper

Have you ever tried some editing tool like photoshop, illustrator, or WonderShare Filmora to edit your photos and videos? If yes, then you can clearly say that these editors and tools let you completely modify or edit your photos and videos within a few minutes. Just like that, the CSS styling is a powerful styling tool in HTML scripting to edit and style webpages in a few lines of code. Have you ever tried some tool as a browser extension to design and style your webpages? If not! Don’t get worried as CSS presents you with their latest browser plugin for this purpose name “CSS Peeper”.

CSS Peeper is a browser plugin designed as a CSS viewer specifically for website developers, primarily likely for Html / CSS consumers. The developers may concentrate on style and invest little energy delving into a script as feasible from using this flexible plugin upon that browser. What is the size of the text, button length, and line height on a webpage? CSS Peeper provides answers to all of these queries. It makes it feasible for you to easily examine scripts. It is possible to obtain CSS and create stunning design templates. This article will let you know how to install the CSS Peeper plugin in your browser along with some of the benefits and drawbacks.

Installation Of CSS Peeper:

Let’s get started with the installation of CSS Peeper on your default browser i.e. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Opera. When you open your browser, click on the new tab and search for the “Google” search engine. After this, write “CSS Peeper” in the Google search engine and hit the Enter key to continue. The URL for the CSS Peeper official website will be presented on the first line of search results. Tap on it for opening the authorized website link. You will be presented with the shown below webpage displaying its title and header as “CSS Peeper”. You can see the purple color button named “Get it now” in the middle of the home screen of this webpage. This button is here to take you to the extensions browser page upon tapping on it. Tap on the “Get it now” button to move forward to the succeeding step.

We have done it so far and got to the Extensions page of our browser i.e. Google Chrome. It has been showing the Featured CSS Peeper plugin with the button “Add to Chrome” displayed on its front. The Extensions page also shows the information regarding the CSS Peeper plugin—the number of stars it got, the number of users, its overview, privacy practices, reviews, and related information menu. Right now, we just have to ignore the rest of the information regarding CSS Peeper and install it on our Chrome Browser first. For this, you need to tap on the “Add to Chrome” blue button in front of the plugin “CSS Peeper” to add it to the Google Chrome browser. You can see that its installation on the browser is very quick and easy to do.

After tapping on the “Add to Chrome” button to add the CSS Peeper plugin to the Google Chrome browser, you will be presented with a notification dialog box at the top of your Extensions page below the URL. This notification dialog box is an affirmation by the Chrome browser from its user if he/she wants to add this plugin to the browser or not. The notification that appeared on the screen shows that it can read and modify all your information on all the websites that you are going to use in the near future. There are two buttons displayed on your screen within this notification box. The first one is the “Add extension” button and the other is the blue “Cancel” button. You need to tap on the white “Add extension” named button to add the CSS Peeper plugin within your Google Chrome browser. Otherwise, tap on the blue “Cancel” button to cancel the addition of the CSS Peeper extension on the Google Chrome browser. So, we have clicked on the “Add extension” button to continue adding the CSS Peeper styling plugin to our Google Chrome browser. It has been added successfully.

After its addition to the Google Chrome browser, the browser has been showing another success notification at the right-top of our Chrome browser. It has been shown that the CSS Peeper extension has been added to the Google Chrome browser and you can use it by tapping on it and can manage it via the Extensions tools.

After adding it to the Google Chrome Browser, we have been displayed with the shown-below change on the same Extensions page. The Add to Chrome button has been changed to the Remove from Chrome button now. After installing it on your Google Chrome browser, if you still want to uninstall it or you may not need it anymore, you need to tap on the “Remove from Chrome” button that has been displayed on the Extensions page in blue color, to continue.

On the top right corner of the browser, you can find out the installed plugins of your browser. You can see that we have installed the WhatsApp beta plugin, Grammarly plugin, and the CSS Peeper plugin in purple color within the shown-below image. You need to tap on it to pin or unpin it from the particular tab. While working on some pages, you can tap on them to use them.

Let’s say while working on the Gmail account official webpage or a mail, we have clicked on the CSS Peeper plugin to use it. The general information regarding the CSS of Gmail has been displayed on a new small screen as shown in the image below.

Benefits of Using CSS Peeper:

  • The very first benefit of CSS Peeper tools is that it is very simple to get to.
  • It contains and offers simple controls.
  • It is very Cross-platform in nature and has adaptability for every browser.
  • It integrates seamlessly its features into applications without exposure to the core.
  • It can organize system plus cloud data together into a solitary working area.

Drawbacks of Using CSS Peeper:

  • The very first drawback of CSS Peeper is that it requires updates be made often.
  • The application must be customized for each type of browser.
  • Due to the frequent use, call for the capacity to read, and even modify anything on the websites a user accesses, it can occasionally result in data leaks, the theft of credentials, the tracking of surfing, etc.


This article’s introductory paragraph has been clearly explaining the use of different design tools at the developer’s end nowadays. Along with that, we have explained the workings and benefits of using the CSS Peeper plugin on any browser on your system. After this, we have briefly explained the method to add the CSS Peeper extension to the Google Chrome browser using its official website. Point to be noted that the very identical way can be castoff for any other browser as well. In the end, we have explained the way to practice it and some of its benefits and disadvantages.

About the author

Aqsa Yasin

I am a self-motivated information technology professional with a passion for writing. I am a technical writer and love to write for all Linux flavors and Windows.