Mozilla Labs has just released “Personas” for Firefox browser.
Personas is an add-on that allows you to easily skin Firefox with an image.
You can either find and download hundreds of skins online, or simply create and share your own design.
Here is an introductory short video clip:
When I started writing this post, I thought I have seen this kind of browser skinning before. A few minutes later I realized when was that time. Well, that was about 10 years ago (1999-2000) !
I have even remembered the name of that plugin, it was “Hotbar” for IE version 4 or 5.
Here are some vintage images that I have found on the Web and on archive.org.