Firefox and Chrome are serious competitors of Microsoft’s Internet
Explorer browser. These browsers are convenient, fast and user friendly.
In webspace, several kinds of browsers are used by the web users. In terms of
choosing a favored browser, Internet Explorer had always been the most popular
one. With the coming of Firefox, Chrome in the scenario, Internet Explorer took
a back seat and the two new browsers could successfully make their presence felt
in the market. Then web users are wooed by Firefox because of it is power-packed
performance, which makes web browsing an exhilarating experience for the users.
Chrome is also gradually scaling the popularity chart.
The completely automated function of Firefox eases off the burden of a user
to type the full URL of the website. You just need to type the title of the
website that you are looking for and the rest of the job is done efficiently by
the browser. You do not need to memorize the full address of the website or make
the effort to type the whole thing. Firefox spells out the possible matches that
it has stored as archives in the library. The websites that you have recently
browsed, or you have bookmarked or tagged are displayed by Firefox for you to
While comparing Chrome with Firefox, it is observed that the very few Firefox
loyalists are thinking of giving Chrome a try. However, Chrome is equipped with
several interesting and intriguing features, which are sure to find favor with
the users. The scoring point of Chrome is that it offers great speed. While
browsing the internet, everyone would love to enjoy good browsing speed. Chrome
is supported by open source technology and it deftly uses Chromium engine.
However, the new version of Firefox satiates a user who is looking for great
browsing speed. Navigating between the pages has become an easy affair and
Firefox does not take much time for starting up or shutting down.
The appealing factor about Chrome is that it offers a great facility to the
users. Chrome has distinctive threads from the computer which are of the several
tabs opened in the browser. As every tab is equipped with a separate thread,
even if one of the tabs crashes, the entire browser can easily be protected.
The presence of optimization of space in Chrome is a scoring point of the
browser. There is no misuse of the spaces involved for File, Edit and the like.
A specific function written in Chrome does away with the title bar. The small
box has replaced the status bar that effectively dishes out the relevant
information. Chrome respects the privacy of the users and it is armed with
‘Incognito’ mode which makes way for having no evidence of the web pages that a
The Firefox loyalists can boast of their preferred browser providing them
with the scope of the several add-ons. Firefox with plug-ins has the potential
to make its loyalists favor stick to it. Both the browsers, Chrome and Firefox,
have their advantages and disadvantages. Only a user can judge and spell out
which browser will he use after being equipped with the experience of using both