December 2012 was a good month for Google Chrome and Safari, while IE and Firefox suffered losses. We also look at the browser market share trend for all of 2012.
In November 2012, IE lost significant market share. Meanwhile, Microsoft has launched a “The Browser You Love To Hate” campaign to promote its IE 10 browser.
In October 2012, Google Chrome continued to gain market share from IE and Firefox. IE market share did not see a lift from the Windows 8 launch.
In September 2012, Google Chrome furthered its lead in the browser market share, now leading Internet Explorer by over 5 percent.
In August 2012, Google Chrome furthered its lead in the browser market, while both Firefox and IE suffered losses.
In July 2012, Google Chrome and IE saw improvements in market share, while Firefox suffered a drop.
In June 2012, Chrome continued to extend its lead over IE in browser market share.
In May 2012, Google Chrome continued to extend its lead as the #1 browser over IE.