Mozilla Browsers Gains on IE

Saturday July 10th, 2004

Anonymous writes in with a link to a story on PC talking about how the recent IE security vulnerabilities have started to impact current browser marketshare. It goes on to state that Mozilla/Netscape browsers share of the market according to WebSideStory has gone up 26% in the last month, gaining almost an entire percentage point overall, with IE losing 1 percent of its share. It attributes this to people trying out Mozilla based browsers because of concerns for security, and points out, "Once people start examining the features of Mozilla versus Internet Explorer instead of looking at a brand name... I think they'll see there's a lot more value."

#17 Re: This repost is merely a snapshot

by schapel

Sunday July 11th, 2004 11:26 AM

You are replying to this message shows the same trend:

Mozilla: May 2.45% June 2.61% July 2.91% (up to July 11)

IE: May 94.98% June 94.54% July 94.13% (up to July 11)

Just when it started looking like Mozilla usage stopped doubling every year, Mozilla usage has nearly made up for several months of slow growth. Here's to another year of Mozilla usage doubling!