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 September 2012, Google Chrome furthered its lead in the browser market share, now leading Internet Explorer by over 5 percent.
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.
In April, Google Chrome overtook both IE and Firefox to become the #1 browser visitors use.
In March 2012, Google Chrome has almost caught up with both Firefox and IE.
Google Chrome continued to gain momentum in February 2012, now less than 4% behind IE for #1 and about 1.5% behind Firefox for #2.