How Does A Web Browser Work?

By | June 24, 2011

How Does A Web Browser Work?

Assuming your web browsers curiosity is through the roof and you have a plenty of time to dedicate, here is a useful web page to try. includes thousands upon thousands lines of text to explain (mostly) everything you ever wanted to know about the web browsers, from rendering engines to the structure itself.

Furthermore, it covers four major web browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome and Safari.

Check it out.

About (Author Profile)

Vygantas is a former web designer whose projects are used by companies such as AMD, NVIDIA and departed Westood Studios. Being passionate about software, Vygantas began his journalism career back in 2007 when he founded Having said that, he is also an adrenaline junkie who enjoys good books, fitness activities and Forex trading.

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  1. Guest says:

    It only covers open source browsers.

  2. Mikah says:

    Covers IE & Opera ? 

  3. Anonymous says:

    “There are five major browsers used today – Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome and Opera. I will give examples from the open source browsers – Firefox,Chrome and Safari, which is partly open source. “