StatCounter: IE Leads, Chrome Seconds Grabs 25.7% of Global Browser Market Share in Nov 2011

According to a report released today by the web analytics company StatCounter, Google's Chrome browser has surpassed Firefox to become the second most used web browser in the world after Internet Explorer.StatCounter says the statistics are based on the aggregate data, collected on a sample exceeding 15 billion page views per month (4 billion from […]

BrowsersAccording to a report released today by the web analytics company StatCounter, Google's Chrome browser has surpassed Firefox to become the second most used web browser in the world after Internet Explorer.

StatCounter says the statistics are based on the aggregate data, collected on a sample exceeding 15 billion page views per month (4 billion from the US) from a network of 3 million+ websites.

According to StatCounter Global Stats report "Chrome took 25.7 percent of the worldwide market last month up from 4.66 percent in November 2009 compared to Firefox's 25.23 percent."

While, Microsoft Windows Internet Explorer maintains a strong lead with 40.63 percent globally, and 50.66 percent in the United States.

StatCounter Nov 2011 Browser Market Stats U.S. vs. Global