You don't have to switch browsers if Chrome is slow to load on your computer. Follow these steps and make Chrome faster than ever!
Chrome handles most browsing tasks like a champ, but the browser itself can slow down for various reasons. If you’re a Chrome “power user”, you might have noticed that its startup time takes a hit once you have a dozen or so extensions and apps installed.1
A tiny Chrome extension to bring the "reload image" feature to it.
You can get the popup-style status bar of Chrome in both Safari and Opera with browser extensions.