December 2014 Browser Market Share

Here is the browser market share for December 2014, based on traffic to my top site (number in parentheses shows change from November 2014): Google Chrome: 55.79% (+0.10%) Firefox: 19.77% (-0.30%) IE: 17.62% (-0.27%) Safari: 2.64% (-0.12%) Opera: 0.85% (no change)

Browser Market Share, April 2013

In April 2013, both Google Chrome and IE gained market share, while Firefox and Safari lost share.

Browser Market Share, November 2012 and IE’s Browser Your Love To Hate Campaign

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.

Browser Market Share, February 2011

Browser market share remained largely unchanged in February 2011. During the month, Microsoft released RC for IE9, with the official launch expected in March.

Microsoft started to distribute IE7 via Windows Update

Microsoft has said that distribution of IE7 will happen through Windows Update soon, but it never specified the date. Well, just now my machine was trying to install IE7 as a Windows Update, so we know now it’s starting. It’ll be interesting to see how much of an effect this have on the % IE7 […]