36 – Google Chrome

DOWN 1 place in 2021

Chrome is a web browser that can be used across multiple platforms. There are now many plugins and extensions available to extend its functionality.

Website: google.com/chrome
Cost: Free
Availability: Download

Ranking on the 2021 sub-lists

Top 150 Tools for
Personal Learning: 27
Top 150 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 39
Top 150 Tools for
Education: 20

Overall rankings in the previous 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 35 2019: 35 2018: 54 2017: 61 2016: 33 2015: 22 2014: 27
2013: 26 2012: 35 2011: 45 2010: 44 2009: 55 2008: – 2007: –

Comments on Google Chrome in 2021

“Reading List, Tab Groups, Pinned Tabs, saved credentials, History Search, Shared Tabs across devices, switching profiles, etc… all make aggregating and indexing information easier” Heather Schnyder, Director of Project Success, USA

Previous comments

“Even though I have 3 different web browsers to choose from for work related activities, Google Chrome never fails me. It seems to work seamlessly with every application I need it to. It is one way to connect both professional and personal interests via bookmarks, etc. I appreciate how unfailingly reliable it is.” Susan Manos, Global Learning & Development Director, USA, 2020

“Where would I be without a great browser that makes finding and using information on the web so easy.” Training Manager, Switzerland, 2020

“The best way to find different information!” Ekaterina Leybova, Professor, Russia, 2020

Quick Guide to Google Chrome 

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Google Chrome for teaching, training, learning and development.

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