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10 reasons to use Spotify web playerOne of the perks of living in a tech age is that we don’t have to rush to the stores to get news albums. We can download them from the different online store such as Apple Music, Google Music, and Amazon store. The even best part is that you can subscribe to a music service for free or some bucks to listen to tracks online or download them to listen while you are on-the-go. One of the biggest and widely used music Service is Spotify, which has an incredible web player and apps for different operating systems such as iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Max OS X and Windows OS. However, the web player of Spotify can always be accessed using the web browser on your device. There are many advantages of Spotify over the applications and here are few of them.
- Save space without installing App on your Devices:
If you have a very limited storage on your computer or Mobile device, you don’t need to install the Spotify application and web player will work perfectly for you. In turn, it will surely save you some space on your computer and mobile devices.
- Doesn’t use too much RAM on your Computer
If you installed the third party application, it will take more RAM of your computer or iPhone which will have an overall effect on the speed of your device. So, using the Spotify web player will also save RAM on your device and will improve the overall speed of your device.
- Better User-interface on the Web Player:
One of the first releases of the Spotify was the Web Player that has an amazing user interface as compared to the applications. You can easily navigate to other tabs while working and can even listen the music while working. The music player in the Spotify web player has minimalistic design and will be present on the right side of the screen.
- Easy Access on any device
If you haven’t installed the application on your device and want to access the Spotify at that very moment, nothing will help you except the amazing Spotify Web Player. So, no matter where you go, as soon as you have the internet connection and device to connect to the internet, you will be able to listen tracks on Spotify.
- Listen Music on Public Computer
Public computers such as in the library or the internet café, don’t have the Spotify Application. So, the Spotify web player is a perfect thing to fulfill your daily dose of music listening at such places. If you intend to listen music on a library computer, don’t forget to bring your Bluetooth headset.
- Shortcuts in the Spotify Web Player
One of the most amazing features in the Spotify Web Player is the shortcut that the application doesn’t support. The shortcuts will vary depending upon the web browsers and here is the list of all these shortcuts.
- Ctrl + Windows + Up Arrow: Volume up
- Ctrl + Windows + Down Arrow: Volume down
- Ctrl + Windows + Right arrow: Skip
- Ctrl + Windows + Left arrow: Back
- Ctrl + Windows + S: Open search
- Space: Play or Pause a track
- Bookmark any Playlist or song that you like
Although adding a song to favorites is provided by the Spotify, what if you want to save the whole playlist, albums or genres, using the Spotify web player, you can easily bookmark any link without a problem. Moreover, if you want to share a song with your friends, copy the bookmark and easily forward it using social networking websites such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp or whatever you like to use.
- Easily Access the Spotify Links:
If someone has shared a song, a playlist, an album or an artist from Spotify, the link will be directly opened in the Spotify Web browser. Moreover, you also navigate to the settings of Spotify web browser to change this thing.
- Best for Cloud Based Operating System such as Chrome OS on Chromebooks:
One of the biggest perks of having Spotify web browser is that it will work perfectly on the cloud-based operating systems such as Chrome OS. As there are little or no applications available on these devices, so, you can use the Spotify in the web browser without any problem.
- Saves Battery Life on your Devices
As Spotify web player runs in the web browser and you don’t have to install an application, so it will also save some extra battery on your computer or smartphone. Because you will not have to run an additional process for a separate program.
Although Spotify application provides promising results, they have no match to the amazing features offered by the Spotify Web browser. How do you listen music on Spotify? Let us know in the comments section below.