Mozilla 600 million add-ons downloaded

Mozilla Blog of Metrics announced some interesting numbers about Firefox add-ons server by Mozilla Add-ons: 4000 extensions available. Between 800,000 and 1 million downloads per day. About 4.5 million page views per day. About 100 million checks for updates occur every day, which represents the minimum number of add-ons currently in use. 96% of these […]

Mozilla Blog of Metrics announced some interesting numbers about Firefox add-ons server by Mozilla Add-ons:

  • 4000 extensions available.
  • Between 800,000 and 1 million downloads per day.
  • About 4.5 million page views per day.
  • About 100 million checks for updates occur every day, which represents the minimum number of add-ons currently in use. 96% of these come from Firefox installations.
  • More than 600 million add-ons (themes + extensions) have been downloaded (obviously not counting updates).

Based on update ping logs, about 96% of Firefox users are on the 2.0 branch, 2% on 1.x and 1% have already made the jump to the latest and greatest and for-testers-only-yet 3.0 branch.

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