How to open links in specific Chrome Profiles

Chris Messina
2 min readDec 15, 2021

I’m someone who likes to keep my personal and work web experiences separate. This includes having separate Google accounts, separate logins for different web apps and services, and more. To achieve this I use a Google Chrome feature called Profiles:

This works for me when I’m in Chrome but every other app opens links in whichever Chrome window is in the foreground, often leading to…

Chris Messina

Inventor of the hashtag. Product therapist. Previously: Google, Republic, Uber, On Deck, YC W’18.