Which browser do you like most? Why?

Jump to Last Post 1-26 of 26 discussions (30 posts)
  1. atulhost profile image58
    atulhostposted 7 years ago

    Hi

       Please state your most favorite browser and explain briefly why it is better than others?

    I still prefer Mozilla Firefox due to wide availability of useful add-ons and high security.

    1. Freegoldman profile image36
      Freegoldmanposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Currently, I am using both Firefox as well as Internet Explorer. However, I prefer Firefox, its features as well as plug-ins are really good. Not only are there add-ons to customize Firefox, but there are other built in features and tools that allow you to customize and use Firefox in a way you like it. It is better in security and privacy; high performance; greater personalization .

    2. Obscure_Treasures profile image51
      Obscure_Treasuresposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      google chrome....its faster than others

    3. nikmaya62 profile image60
      nikmaya62posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I also use firefox for many addons I need to do SEO for my blog. I know that chrome is faster than firefox, but for addons user, firefox is the best use.

    4. bennyliu profile image57
      bennyliuposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Google Chrome! Because it has the best support of html5!

  2. thaivalentine profile image55
    thaivalentineposted 7 years ago

    I notice Firefox tends to be the preferred choice among those in IT and people who working in the tech sector.  Thanks for the comment, I think maybe I'll check it out

  3. Urbane Chaos profile image97
    Urbane Chaosposted 7 years ago

    Firefox all the way!

    With regards to writing online, Firefox makes it a lot easier.  I downloaded a theme that shrinks the menu bars, which gives me a lot more room to work.  Then got a nifty little notes add-on, so I always have notepad handy.  And then, there's always SEOQuake - one of the best SEO add-on's that have ever existed. 

    I just think that Firefox is extremely versatile, and very secure.  I've never once had a problem with this browser.

  4. Woman Of Courage profile image60
    Woman Of Courageposted 7 years ago

    I love firefox. From my observation, it's a faster browser compared to Internet Explorer. Firefox is safer and secure, and I don't have issues with it.

  5. Mighty Mom profile image84
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    Ditto here.
    I was a diehard IE gal until I started having problems on one of the sites I do a lot of work on (oDesk). Their IT folks suggested a switch to Firefox. Voila. No more problem!
    Now I'm a convert.

  6. calebstewart profile image57
    calebstewartposted 7 years ago

    I have to say that I'm a Chrome user all the way! The speed of it is simply unmatched by any other browser currently out there. Although it doesn't have as many add-ons as Firefox, I feel that the speed more than makes up for the lack of extensions.

  7. AEvans profile image79
    AEvansposted 7 years ago

    I am a Chrome user it is a wonderful browser and very quick! IE8 user too! Firefox no way, do not care much for that browser at all, I can neer seem to get on-line quickly nor does it bring up the page promptly.

  8. profile image0
    mtsi1098posted 7 years ago

    firefox 5.0 for me...

  9. Kangaroo_Jase profile image80
    Kangaroo_Jaseposted 7 years ago

    Interesting commentary I'm seeing here. With a few manual changes under the hood, adjustments to customize Firefox number in the thousands, and it's easily faster to load previously visited websites than other browsers when tweaked correctly.

  10. Sneha Sunny profile image88
    Sneha Sunnyposted 7 years ago

    It used to be Internet Explorer but now I've been using Firefox and I'm happy more now. I just like it..... really I don't know why...... And for Google chrome, I have some really bad experience with that. Every time the page used to get crashed. That was really annoying. I never wished to try it again. So, for me Firefox is the best.

  11. Cagsil profile image81
    Cagsilposted 7 years ago

    I prefer FireFox. Less problems.

  12. supplies expert profile image60
    supplies expertposted 7 years ago

    Firefox, without a doubt, I tried Chrome because I like how there's a lot of open space, and not many toolbars, but firefox is still just so much more useful for me.

  13. R.S. Hutchinson profile image80
    R.S. Hutchinsonposted 7 years ago

    Chrome b/c it's so clean up top. Just the url and THAT'S it! Plus firefox just crashed on me so blah.. IE sux.

  14. Heymichelle profile image52
    Heymichelleposted 7 years ago

    Google Chrome works well, not only can I customize the way it works, but access to tool bars, bookmarks, and certain settings make it one of my favorites.

  15. IzzyM profile image88
    IzzyMposted 7 years ago

    I use Chrome because I find it to be fast and clean, but I was a big fan of Firefox shortly after I started here. I was on Windows Vista then and it was such a God-awful platform that even Firefox struggled to work properly.
    Now on Windows 7 but still prefer the speed of Chrome, especially when I have a shaky internet access speed.
    Ask me again if I ever get landline ADSL.

  16. monke555 profile image51
    monke555posted 7 years ago

    Chrome is the fastest browser I've ever used. It's much faster to start up than firefox!!

  17. classicalgeek profile image85
    classicalgeekposted 7 years ago

    Opera for me. Tab stacking rules!

  18. Tia Maria profile image68
    Tia Mariaposted 6 years ago

    For someone like me that loves to browse with 10+ tabs open, Chrome is better, since it uses a lot less resources to do this.

  19. Stacie L profile image87
    Stacie Lposted 6 years ago

    I used to like Firefox but it became too slow and crashed too many times..
    I am currently using chrome for it's speed..

  20. sidds123450 profile image69
    sidds123450posted 6 years ago

    Using Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Internet explorer.

  21. sanathara profile image61
    sanatharaposted 6 years ago

    I have used Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Chrome. But I like firefox more as it is faster and has good plug ins.

  22. ronhi profile image76
    ronhiposted 6 years ago

    Firefox and chrome are my favorite but i use firefox most of the times...i can use opera and safari too but i dislike IE!

  23. cesarmartins profile image60
    cesarmartinsposted 6 years ago

    Firefox for sure. It is fully tweakable for being open source, it has the whole community with the eyes and hands on it, the highest amount of add-ons, and it's a standards-friendly web browser.

    Internet Explorer...

    <Chuckles>

  24. Haunty profile image82
    Hauntyposted 6 years ago

    Firefox runs slow on my PC, IE doesn't run on Linux, Opera lacks a lot of functionality, which leaves me with my only option Google Chrome.

  25. thranax profile image41
    thranaxposted 6 years ago

    I use all the main browsers. Firefox, IE, Chrome, Opera.

    I mainly use FireFox though to answer your question ^.^
    http://www.makeyousmile.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/firefox_bug_windows_problems.jpg

    ~thranax~

  26. Ployie profile image59
    Ployieposted 6 years ago

    i used to like firefox but it crashed so many time and really upset me alot so i tried with google chrome and it kinda good tho big_smile

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)