Add-ons for web browser are useful to help protect your computer and personal information against malware, fraudsters and hackers. In this article, we'll list the top browser add-ons for Firefox, Internet Explorer and Opera browsers.
Browser add-ons are programs or plug-ins for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera or other web browsers. Some browser add-ons are offered by another program by bundling the add-on in their installer. It is recommended to de-select any add-ons that you don't need. Only use the programs or plugins that you want.
You can find several browser add-ons in Mozilla's Add-ons for Firefox website, in Internet Explorer Add-ons page or the Plug-ins for Opera website. To help you find what add-ons you want to use, we'll take a look at the top browser add-ons so you can review the plug-in and quickly decide which ones you want to get it.
Top Browser Add-ons for Firefox and Opera
Web of Trust - It's the same as with Internet Explorer. Use WOT in addition to the built-in malware/fraud protection in Firefox browser. You can also rate a site to help other WOT users avoid visiting malicious website.
KeyScrambler Personal - This program supports Firefox browser as well by protecting your identity while you browse. Firefox Environment Backup Extension - FEBE is one of the top browser add-ons. It can backup any firefox extensions that you've installed in Firefox.
Opera browser users should consider using the user developed WOT plug-in for Opera. It's recommended by the WOT team. Other add-ons to use for Opera are: