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Browsers by Mind Map: Browsers
0.0 stars - reviews range from 0 to 5

Browsers

FireFox

Pros

Offers a high level of customisability due to third-party support

Firefox’s developer, Mozilla, claims more than 6000 free add-ons are available to choose from

Cons

Some websites do not show properly on Firefox.

Freeze and close when too many tabs are open

http://www.wisegeek.com/what-are-the-pros-and-cons-of-firefox.htm

Safari

Pros

Speed, bookmark imports dragging of tabs into new windows.

Drag links in to new tabs. Resizable textares.

Cons

Lacks extension support.

Lacks anti phishing and smart toolbar

Explorer

Pros

Will suggest five similar sites to the one you are currently viewing.

Has become more compliant to web standards to its previous versions, with a compatibility button in case a site does not display properly.

Cons

Sites that have still not complied with the latest web standards may not display easily or correctly.

Explorer is heavy to load. Does not work well with CSS, HTML, AND XHTML

http://www.brighthub.com/computing/windows-platform/articles/40549.aspx

Opera

Pros

Gives you tools to do a wide range of tasks besides browsing

mouse gestures and voice control

Cons

Automatic page resizing makes some pages unreadable.

Lack of compatibility makes pages unusable.

http://www.desktoplinux.com/news/NS5959475397.html

Define: Browser

program that accesses and displays files and other data available on the Internet and other networks.