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#403 Want fast, private mobile browsing? Try Firefox Focus

Fast, private mobile browsing?? What’s not to love? Do you want to control what the website you visit collects about your browsing? Well now you can with Firefox Focus. Available on iOS and Android using Firefox focus allows you to block ads, location trackers and browsing trackers built into the websites you visit. You can… Continue reading #403 Want fast, private mobile browsing? Try Firefox Focus

Google Chrome · ICT proficiency · Media literacy · Top tip

#270 Print Screen not showing the full page? Try this little trick!

If you are trying to do a screen shot of a full webpage, Print Screen just might not cut it. Often much of the the web page is hidden off the screen, so your screen shot can be missing it’s lower half. Not anymore! Full Page Screen Capture is a Chrome Web browser plug-in that… Continue reading #270 Print Screen not showing the full page? Try this little trick!

Browsers · Firefox · Google Chrome · ICT proficiency · Internet Explorer · Top tip

#189 How to refresh your browser

Now that you know what a browser is, this short video will how you how to refresh those browsers. This is especially useful when you’re creating online resources and you can’t view your changes immediately, sometimes you just need to hit the refresh button. Watch how to here…        Your Browser How to… Continue reading #189 How to refresh your browser

Browsers · Firefox · Google Chrome · ICT proficiency · Internet Explorer

#181 Handy browser keyboard shortcuts for your PC

Here are a few handy shortcuts that you should definitely try on your PC. They work in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Ctrl +T is already one of my firm favourites, but I think some of these will come in handy in the future…   Ctrl + L – Highlights text in the… Continue reading #181 Handy browser keyboard shortcuts for your PC

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#177 Pin your favourite tabs in Google Chrome

If you need to keep the same tabs open every day, why not try pinning your tabs? This is a really easy way to keep your tabs organised. Additionally,you can’t accidentally delete a tab when you’re working on it as pinning it removes the ability to close the tab. You can unpin at anytime too.… Continue reading #177 Pin your favourite tabs in Google Chrome

Browsers · Firefox · Google Chrome · ICT proficiency · Internet Explorer · Top tip

#173 What is a Browser?

Using a web browser is how you access the web on your computer to visit websites, check your email and watch funny cats on YouTube. You will be using a web browser to read this post. However, if I asked you right now, would you be able to tell me which browser you are using?… Continue reading #173 What is a Browser?