As I’ve been catching up on the changes Simeon Vincent, (Developer Advocate @ Google) announces in his talk, I’ve been asked what these changes will mean to extension developers and Product Managers. This is my humble attempt at providing a written summary on how we can be better prepared.

Although there are 2 changes coming up:

  1. Host Permission Changes
  2. Manifest V3

This summary only focusses on #1. For more on Manifest V3, checkout this Google reference.

To confirm this summary is relevant to you, let’s start with a definition of host permissions (more details here)

Host Permission: a chrome extension…

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