Using the Internet: Browsers
A browser is a program on your computer that allows you to use the Internet.
Popular browsers include Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Safari.
Tip: You can use any browser that you want to, but some websites work better in a particular browser. If you ever have trouble using a website, try viewing it in a different browser.
Task: Watch the video below, What Is A Browser? K-3 may want to watch this video instead.
Check for Understanding:
- Why is a browser the most important program on your computer?
- How is a browser different than a search engine?