Is your backpack fuss-proof? Look for these eight game-changing features.

I love backpacks. They are my go-to way of carrying stuff around. But many backpacks cause fuss that we’ve resigned to deal with. Look for these top eight features that will make your backpack work for you instead of against you. 8. Loops for Carabiners Having these on the outside of your pack can be tremendously useful. They allow for quick, easy-access “storage” of miscellaneous things like a water bottle or handbag.