What is Cross Browser Testing ?

Modern internet world moving around different web design languages and concepts. So we need to create adapted web design. Cross browser test provide ability to check our website with various old and new version browsers. Creating responsive web design only adapt website design in various devices such as (desktop, tablet, mobile). But some browsers not support some HTML 5 codes, CSS 3 codes and other designing codes. So we need to test cross browser support.

Online Tools to Check Cross Browser Compatibility

Browser Shots (with out any login)

Browser shot is a online cross browser testing tool which support various Operating systems (Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD) and Browsers (Arora, Avant, Konqueror, Dillo, Epiphany, Midori, Lynx, Luakit, Links, MSIE, Maxthon, SeaMonkey, Flock, Iceweasel, Iceape, Rekonq, Yandex, Camino, Kazehakase, Rekonq, Opera, Chrome, Firefox).

It provide Screenshot based previews.


Browserling offer cross browser testing with top 5 major browsers an its different versions (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple’s Safari, Opera). It’s provide simple user interface. So you can test your website with one by one browsers.

IE NetRenderer

IE NetRenderer offer Internet Explorer (IE7-IE6 difference, IE7-IE6 mixed, 5.0, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10) based website screenshot render. So if you customize your web design for Internet Explorer (IE fix), this website is very useful one.

Screenfly ( for resolution test)
If you create your website under responsive web design using some responsive frameworks or coding, you need to test your website at different screen resolution(Desktop, Tablet, Mobile, television). Screenfly offer screen resolution test with various devices.

Multi Browser (Cross Browser) Testing Software

Multi-Browser viewer(Cross compatibility and Automation testing)

Multi-Browser is a best software to render websites with various browsers. Milti-Browser support 59 standard browsers and 13 mobile browsers. It’s also provide operating system based website render.

If you want to check your web design for Internet Explorer versions using software use IETester. IETester only support windows platform.

Extension to Check Cross Capatibility


IETab is a netrenderer based extension for Chrome and Firefox to test website Compatibility for Internet Explorer versions.

Some other website also offer online browser testing. But they only provide premium and trial based testing service. That’s why i am not listing that particular websites.