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Get the most out of your browser

A whole year without a blog post! Now that I've changed job, I'm hoping that I can settle down and push more useful tips on my blog. So, to get back to form I have one about web browser productivity.

Web browsers have come a long way since it's inception in the early days of the World Wide Web. But if you've just been using it to browse the Web, you are really missing out on a ton of stuff. Productivity is just the start of it.

Let's take a look at some of the hidden gems that a browser has to offer. I will mostly be focusing on Chrome and Firefox, but a lot (if not all) the tips may apply to your favourite browser.
Pin Tabs First up is the ability to pin a tab. You do this by right-clicking on a tab and selecting Pin Tab. Did you just see how it react? It resize and just shows the icon. If you have a lot of tabs this is a real space saver.
Using Keywords Firefox has keyword bookmarking, which is an absolute essential for many. This allows you to call a website fro…