Darker Medium

Read Medium stories with happy eyes

#1 Product of the DayOctober 08, 2017

Darker Medium applies a customizable dark theme to *all* medium formatted stories. You can customize the header background, main accent color, highlight color and link styles separately from the option menu. No matter the domain, if a site is using Medium, it will get a dark theme; that is the main advantage over Stylus and Stylish.

Reviews

  • Stephen SandersWeb Developer/Writer
    Pros: 

    Works as advertised

    Cons: 

    Nada

    Thank you 🙏🏻

    Stephen Sanders has used this product for one day.
  • Lisa HiddsBiz Dev Manager, Freelance
    Pros: 

    So simple to use, something I've wanted for ages!

    Cons: 

    None

    Really glad this has been released

    Lisa Hidds has used this product for one day.

Discussion

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Rob GarrisonMaker@wowmottie · Dev
Hey Product Hunters! I created this extension when I kept discovering new Medium sites and finally got tired of adding new domains into the Stylus manager. I started out with the "Medium Dark Grey" userstyle, but ended up starting over from scratch. I hope this extension makes your eyes as happy as mine! I'm looking forward to hearing your thoughts about it! Update: Sorry, I don't own any Apple devices, so there isn't a Safari extension available. The code is all open source, so if someone wants to create one, go for it! Update 2: Security concerns? This browser extension does not collect any personal data. The only data stored is the user style preferences (the state of the extension, five colors & an underline setting). Absolutely nothing else is shared or tracked; it's not using Google Analytics.
Kyle Richey@imakestrides · CEO, ConquerApathy.com
@wowmottie Looks great, thanks! Now if only they had dark mode on iOS. It’s the only reading app I use that has to be white (Feedly, Pocket, Blinkist, iBooks, Kindle, etc). Now I can just use Darker Medium to read on my laptop. 😎
Arun Sathiya@arunsathiya · Marketing, Freshworks
This plugin makes me so happy! Using this on Firefox Quantum now. Yes, it supports 57!!
Ciocanel RazvanPro@chocksy · Co-Founder of EpicCoders
Everything dark!! Nice work man. I will use it for sure
Sooraj Chandran@iamsooraj · Engineer. Dreamer. Likes building stuff.
Thanks a lot for this! Was thinking of this few days back and there it is.
Sebastian Crossa@sebastiancrossa · Creator and designer
Much awaited feature for us avid Medium users. Works like a charm!