11 free ways to beef up your Web browser

Make Internet Explorer and Firefox more useful with List.it, IE7Pro, VideoDownload Helper, Zigtag, and other add-ons and services.

Give the Web a workout

BEST BET Qitera: With this service (registration required), you can save Web sites and content online, and share your saved items with other people. It's a great help--who can remember all the nifty things they find on the Web?

Glue: This Firefox add-on (it works with iPhone, too) shows you what other users think of Web pages--and the material on them--as you surf. Input from friends and other Web users can help you make decisions.

KidZui: A child-oriented downloadable browser, KidZui creates a safe and immersive environment for kids to explore the Web. It offers a fun experience for children, plus useful controls for parents.

Zigtag: Through this service (registration required) you can "tag" favorite pages, share them, and view friends’ shared pages. You can discover great stuff on the Web, and piggyback on others' finds.

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