Image via CrunchBaseThe Web of Trust (WOT) add-on is a safe surfing tool for your browser (IE, Firefox, Opera, Chrome). The traffic-light rating symbols help you see which websites are trusted when you search, shop and surf online.
WOT ratings are based on a global community of millions of users who have rated millions of websites based on their experiences and technical sources. This means WOT could keep you safe from both technical threats and the dangers that only human can detect, like a bad shopping experiences or inappropriate content for children.
Let's see the example of WOT ratings.
- Trustworthiness - This means "Is it safe to use?". It is the most important indicator of WOT.
- Vendor reliability - Mainly for some commercial trading sites like a shopping website.
- Child safety - No introduction for this point :)
Download WOT for your browser at http://www.mywot.com/en/download