There are lots of sites to download Windows software from, but it’s important to know which of these sites are safe to download from.
To get you on a safer site of freeware downloads, I used a set of tools to evaluate how clean and safe they are to download from;
Sites provided are ranked based on fast servers, update checker tool, low popups, ads, and trustworthiness.
FileHippo is one of the best and safest sites to download freeware from. One peculiar thing about them I love is an in-house update checker tool. This tool scans your system and checks with their servers which of your software is outdated and recommend you to update them. There is one thing you should note, software are constantly patched for seal bungs which can be indirectly used as a window to attack your computer.
Softpedia contains a full database of files and is updated regularly, so you stand out to be up to date. Applications are well structure making it easier to navigate.
Withe Filehorse, they have handpicked popular Softwares which you can easily download. These Softwares are regularly updated keeping you safe. You can as well subscribe to their news feed to receive daily updates via email.
Every application from this site is reviewed by site editors and has a brief description. With this, you will be sure of a software you are downloading.
Let us know what you think about our list, and if you have any other alternate website, let us know what you think by commenting below. But always remember to stay safe.
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