It’s a while since I wittered about browser stats. Which is a bit of a shame, because they recently got really interesting again.( Read more... )
TL;DR version: everything has changed around in the last 6 months. The days of “one major browser and a couple of minor ones” are well and truly over - the lead pack is now IE9, Chrome, IE8 and Firefox, with Mobile Safari a little way behind. Mobiles are now a significant fraction of the general browser population.
Note: boilerplate advocacy of "Browser X" in comments will be stomped and/or mocked. I don't want to moderate a Holy War.