Friday, December 2, 2011

Top Ten Browsers

Top 10 Browsers

Nov 2, 2010 by Ranga Reddy
If you are surfing Internet and want to use feature rich browser then you have so many options to choose from.Choosing the best for great experience, you will have to know about all browsers.To help you choose best, today we have come up with the list of top 10 browsers with their features.
1. Mozilla Firefox :
This browser is perhaps the world’s favorite browser. The top multinationals have decided to keep it as their default. It is open source browser with the worldwide support from a community of developers and testers. The main features of this browser are:
  • Private Browsing
  • Instant Web Site ID
  • Built-in Spell Checker
  • Customization with around a million themes available for free from its official website
  • Ships with almost all linux distributions

2. Chrome :
This is managed by Google. It is fastest of all browsers that are available today. It main features are:
  • Flexible Tabs which can be placed anywhere
  • In Built Download Manager
  • Private Browsing
  • Online Task Manager
  • More Secure
  • Webshots of last websites visited

3. Internet Explorer :
This is perhaps our first web browser that we might have experienced. It is maintained and developed by Microsoft. The main features of this are:
  • Compatibility with older versions so that the visibility is not an issue
  • Grouped Tabs
  • Private Browsing
  • Grouped Tabs
  • Web Slices

4. Opera :
This browser is claimed to be the fastest on the planet. This was developed by the telecom company Telenor. The main features of this browser is:
  • Visual Tabs
  • A number of Addons are available on its official website
  • Faster internet surfing even on slow connections
  • Content Blocker for young and sensitive audience
  • Download Manger with Torrent support

5. Safari :
This is developed by Apple for its macintosh Operating System. Some of the features are:
  • Private Browsing
  • Bookmark Integration with Address Book
  • Built in password management feature which is only available in Mac only
  • Mail integration
  • Inline PDF Viewer
  • Tabbed browsing

6. Maxthon :
It is a freeware software that is developed by some firm in China. It was developed mainly for Microsoft Windows. Its main features are:
  • Link Validator
  • Tabbed Surfing
  • Adobe Flash and ActiveX object support
  • Programmable mouse gestures and mouse chording.
  • RSS Reader

7. Flock :
It is a social networking web browser that is built for Facebook and Twitter. It is an open source project with many contributors all around the world. Its main features are
  • Integration of all the social networking account into this single browser
  • Support for the sharing for videos, photos and links
  • Feed Reader to accommodate all the types of feeds
  • Support for third party Firefox extensions

8. Avant :
It is an extremely light and fast browser that is developed by Avant Force. Its main features are:
  • In built RSS Reader
  • Private Browsing
  • Flash Animator Filter
  • AD/Pop-up Blocker

9. Deepnet Explorer :
It is the only browser with a phishing alarm along P2P connectivity. The other main features are:
  • In built RSS Reader
  • Private Browsing
  • Automatic Form Filler
  • File Sharing Support
  • Mouse Gestures

10. Phase Out :
It is a freeware that is used for the ultimate space exploration. The various features are:
  • Pop-Up Blocker and Clean-Up Tools
  • Integrated Advanced Search Tool Bar
  • Tabbed Web Windows
  • Automatic search function on page not found error (404)