While using Internet there are many choices for browsers. To select best browsers there are many parameters like speed, secure, app support, cross platform complicity etc. To decide which browser to use is depends on you need. Each browser has its own appeal and unique features. Microsoft Internet Explorer has best hardware acceleration, Google Chrome loads web page faster, Firefox is known for its add-ons and security. The most popular browsers are Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Opera. Normally most users don’t see any difference between them and they are satisfy with Internet Explorer or Chrome. By considering various points here is the list of browsers –
1) Google Chrome:
Chrome is a lightweight, fast browser that can browse any web page. It is now widely used browsers. Chrome is available for Windows XP, 7 and 8, also for Android. It supports all major technologies and standards such as HTML5 and Flash. To maintain clean browsing experience, when we install Chrome there is no toolbars. Chrome has large selection of extensions. You can experience private browning by selecting incognito window by clicking Ctrl+Shift+N keys. In incognito windows, webpages that you open and files that you download aren't recorded in your browsing and download histories and all new cookies are deleted after you close all incognito windows.
Google has another feature called cloud print. If you have a cloud printer you can add a cloud printer to Chrome and then you can print from Chrome anywhere. Chrome is an best choice who want a clean, fast, and stable internet browsing.
Here is the list of some useful frequently used shortcut keys –
Ctrl+N - Opens a new window.
Ctrl+T - Opens a new tab.
Ctrl+Shift+N - Opens a new window in incognito mode.
Press Ctrl+O, then select file - Opens a file from your computer in Google Chrome.
Ctrl+Tab or Ctrl+PgDown - Switches to the next tab.
Ctrl+Shift+Tab or Ctrl+PgU - Switches to the previous tab.
Alt+F4 or Ctrl + Shift + W - Closes the current window.
Ctrl+W or Ctrl+F4 - Closes the current tab or pop-up.
Mozilla Firefox is one of the World's most popular open source web browsers. Mozilla Firefox has strong security features which protects against viruses, spyware, malware and phishing sites. Mozilla Firefox always provides auto updates so that you can always up-to-date. Firefox’s interface is simple and it provides Google as default search engine. Firefox have pinned Tab features which allow you to always keep your favorite web apps like Facebook, Gmail and Twitter open and just a click away. Pinned Tabs are small, can't be closed accidentally and open automatically when you start Firefox. Tabbed browsing in Firefox is always better than Google Chrome, because Firefox support tabbar scrolling. If you opens too many website in browser, Chrome reduce size of tab but Firefox provides scrolling fretues.
Firefox provides better extensions experience than Google. If you accidently close Firefox windows, then no need to worry. You can restore your previous session by just clicking Restore Previous session button. All your menu items are now found in a single button “Firefox” what is at the top for easy access.
Firefox has Integrated Web Search. Search box is located to right of your location bar. You can switch search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing, Amazon, eBay etc. Here you can also add search engine of your choice.
3. Microsoft Internet Explorer
Internet Explorer is easy to use default browser in Windows operating system. Internet Explorer has a compatibility view and this enables it access websites that are incompatible and don’t display correctly. Internet Explorer also provides a variety of add-ons for a fully customized browsing experience, but does not have an integrated download manager.
Internet Explorer provides security for your computer against spyware, viruses and phishing sites.