It’s May already as we look at the browsers market share results for the last month, April that is. Were there any drastic changes? Let’s find out.
It looks like Internet Explorer 9 is not yet good enough to prevent users from switching to other browsers as Microsoft lost market share yet again, down from 55.92% to 55.11% (0.81 point decrease).
Mozilla is facing similar situation as Firefox web browser market share decreased by 0.17 point, from 21.80% to 21.63%.
With the upcoming Google Chrome 13 release, WebKit based web browser is now responsible for the 11.94% market share, up from previous 11.57% by 0.37 point.
Apple Safari is picking up the pace as its market share continues to increase, this time by 0.84 point, up from 6.61% to 7.15%.
What about Opera? Its market share remains pretty much flat, down by 0.01 point, from 2.15% to 2.14%.
Thanks to Net Applications for the graph.
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