Here's something for Google Chrome Fans (like me -- I personally love the quick response time of Chrome.):
Did you know that there's a totally easy way to open a link in a new tab? That's right, no more right clicking on the link, then clicking on "Open link in new tab" option.
All you have to do is to click on the link using your middle mouse button (or the scroll click):
or if you don't have the middle mouse button or scroll click, you may hold down the Control Key while left clicking on the link:
[via Chrome Blog]