Top 10 Essential Features Of Web Browser

Top 10 Essential Features Of Web Browser

A web browser helps you to view websites on the internet. The web browser is the most crucial aspect of the World Wide Web. You can find information about anything on the internet. The internet has become an important part of our life today. With the rapid growth of the internet, the traffic of web browsers on the internet is also increasing at a faster rate. There are different browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari and many others which enable the user to browse websites on the internet. These are some of the essential features of a web browser which makes it more efficient and encourages people to use it.

10. Browsing speed

The most essential feature of web browser is the browsing speed. The browser with faster speed helps to browse a number of websites in less time. People generally prefer to use a browser with an excellent browsing speed.

9. Security

Security is the next essential feature of a web browser. Your internet should be secured from all types of suspicious activities found on the websites. A highly secured web browser will always give you warning signals in case of any suspicious aspect found on the website.

8. Tabs

It becomes easier for you when your browser allows you to open a number of websites at the same time in different tabs. It saves your time by letting you do multiple browsing in the same window. The browser needs to be very efficient while working with a number of tabs at the same time. You can also arrange the tabs according to your preferences.

7. Compatibility

A web browser should be compatible with all types of operating systems like Windows, Linux and OS X.

6. Private browses

A web browser must have an option for browsing privately in a new window. You do not know what type of cookies and suspicious files your browser collects whenever you visit a webpage. To maintain your privacy, use private browsing.

5. Zoom

With this option, it becomes easier for users with poor eyesight to view the website by zooming it to the desirable size.

4. Personalization

You can personalize your web browser to your desktop by using various options of customization like formatting the font, arranging the toolbars and buttons, applying different themes, language settings, privacy and security settings, etc. Personalization makes your browsing easier and more comfortable.

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3. Universal access

A web browser should have access to all the websites or web pages on the internet. This will increase the usability and value of the browser.

2. Search

The search function of a browser provides the user with smart and useful suggestions to enhance the overall browsing experience of the user. It gives you the best possible options available adjacent to your keywords.

1. Support

All the web browsers have support function to help the user with any difficulty in browsing. The browser offers a support in various forms like online Chat forums, white pages, troubleshooting and so on.

  • I don’t think IE qualify to this.. lol! Nice read for software developers. Keep it up!


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