Vivaldi Blog

We help you get things done faster with Vivaldi Browser: Tips & tricks, detailed tutorials and opinions from web browser industry veterans.

The return of the ancient scroll

May 7, 2021

Scrolling aims at providing a better user experience. Christian Dysthe from Vivaldi’s Business Development Team shares his views on scrolling here.

Vivaldi crumbles cookie dialogs, raises the bar on privacy and design

April 29, 2021

The new version Vivaldi 3.8 offers relief from annoying cookie dialogs and Google’s FLoC, an invasive privacy technology. Rebuilds its Panels and adds quick bookmarking options.

New Vivaldi on Android breaks language barriers and crumbles cookies

April 29, 2021

Vivaldi 3.8, the new version allows you to change the app’s language independent of your OS settings, offers the option to block cookie dialogs, adds quick ways to access the Start Page.

Chrome to Vivaldi: Why this basketball pro made the browser switch

April 20, 2021

Over the past six months, Vivaldi marketing intern Johannes Dolven has been exploring Vivaldi and presenting his findings to you. This is his final verdict.

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No, Google! Vivaldi users will not get FLoC’ed.

April 13, 2021

Why Vivaldi browser will not support Google’s FLoC, a new suite of technologies to target ads on the web.

Mathis workstation

A Novice’s Guide to the Vivaldi browser

April 6, 2021

Johannes Dolven introduces Vivaldi to first-time Vivaldi user and friend Mathis, observes how he uses it and recommends his process to all Vivaldi novices.

Preben Fjell

Who on earth is Prebz (and why should you care)

March 31, 2021

Preben Fjell, also known as Prebz from the YouTube channel Prebz og Dennis has joined Vivaldi. Let’s meet him.

Apple slogans the Vivaldi way

March 30, 2021

Slogans are an expression of the brand and are not easy to get right. Companies like Apple have done it very well. Here we recreate famous Apple slogans the Vivaldi way.

Vivaldi 3.7 is faster

How we made Vivaldi faster independent of Chromium

March 29, 2021

We recently made significant performance improvements to Vivaldi browser that are independent of the Chromium code. Here’s how we did it.

Best Safari alternatives

Fall in love with this great Safari alternative on your Mac

March 25, 2021

If you are a pro Mac user, you should consider Vivaldi browser as a Safari alternative for your Mac. Vivaldi designer Henrik Helmers compares the two browsers.

Building Vivaldi while the searing orange-red lava flows

March 23, 2021

Thousands have flocked to see the eruption of Fagradalsfjall volcano close to Reykjavik in Iceland. Vivaldi browser devs were among the first.

Vivaldi fires up performance

March 17, 2021

Performance gains dominate the new update of the Vivaldi browser. The update also includes native support for Apple M1 machines and more customizable options in built-in features.