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What’s the best Firefox alternative?

Firefox, also known as Mozilla Firefox, is a free open-source web browser that was officially released in 2004. When launched, it was praised for its speed and gained popularity quickly reaching 60 million downloads in the first 9 months. Firefox usage peaked in 2009 with just over 30% market share, which was just after Google Chrome was released presenting itself as a solid competitor. 

Firefox is officially available for Windows, macOS, and Linux computer operating systems, and over the years has undergone several name changes and updates to become what it is today. However, there have been a few features sacrificed along the way or other browsers that have been more innovative that have left many users looking for alternatives. 

Among one of the biggest issues users experience when using Firefox is a lagging response time when you start adding too many add-ons available for Firefox. Firefox page load time can be slower than other browsers available on the market but it doesn't use as much RAM because of the way it operates. 

Choose maximum security and efficiency

So, what are some of the best Firefox alternatives available today? Well, there are over two hundred web browsers if you believe that, so checking them all out is going to take some time. Of course, most of us only hear about the top brands. It's best to look at what features are the most important to you, and without a doubt, online security will likely top your list. 

A fast, secure, and private browser option that meets all the requirements for anyone looking for superior levels of online security is CCleaner Browser. It is a free browser that boasts a whole host of other benefits and features that will provide you with a faster and safer online experience while surfing the net. 

First, the online security features are second to none and more than capable of removing the threat from ever-increasing tracking technology used by websites. Whilst "incognito" or "private" mode in other browsers may seem like a justified way to hide your online fingerprint, websites are using increasingly sophisticated ways to identify browser settings and profile users. 

What are the benefits of CCleaner Browser?

The built-in Anti-Fingerprinting technology in CCleaner Browser goes one step further to disguise your digital fingerprint by hiding your browser settings such as timezone, language, and browser version, providing ultimate anonymity while browsing online. Additionally, the Anti-Tracking and Anti-Phishing features prevent websites, advertisers, and analytics companies from tracking and storing your online activity by hiding your identity and protecting you against tracking scripts. 

CCleaner Browser is one of the few browsers that forces HTTPS encryption for all websites by default, encrypting all messages in the browser communication session.

Another incredible advantage if you use multiple browser tabs at the same time is that CCleaner Browser will suspend browser tabs that are not in use, improving processing power for the browser tabs that are active. This preserves your laptop's battery life, reduces CPU load on your PC by up to 50%, and results in faster online browsing. Win-win! 

By far one of the best features of CCleaner Browser is Adblock, which blocks ads while you are browsing online, from display and banner ads, pop-ups, and reel ad placements in video streaming platforms such as YouTube, Twitch, Crunchyroll, and Hulu. This feature is fully customizable allowing you to adjust the strength of ad blocking and even whitelist websites where ads can be permitted. This provides faster website loading time and a cleaner website user experience whilst preventing "malvertising" attacks at the same time, which are where hackers post fake ads that look exceptionally real and attack computers with viruses. 

Saving the best bonus till last, CCleaner Browser is completely free to download and enjoy the numerous benefits mentioned above as well as other convenient features like Webcam Guard, Privacy Cleaner, and Password Managers. Why not join our large family of CCleaner Browser users today and see what it can do for you? Don't wait until it's too late!

FAQs

  • Why is my Windows 10 running slow?

    Every version of Windows has quirks. Windows 10 is no different. There are many factors that slow down this operating system, including insufficient RAM, full hard drives, performance settings, irregular updates and more.

  • How do you fix a slow computer?

    Getting a slow PC fixed partly depends on its specs and operating system. More than this, you need to understand what kinds of problems impact all computers, such as full hard drives, viruses and malware and more.