Monday, May 29, 2023

Why Chrome, Safari and Edge Are the Most Used Browsers in the World

Google Chrome Maintains its hegemony as the most used browser in the world over other browsers like Firefox, Opera, Edge and Safari With a wide margin of difference with respect to its contenders, according to a report by a data analysis company, Stat Counter In which data was collected from January 2022 to April 2023.

The statistics, which were compiled using information collected by a number of websites and which measure the growth in popularity and usage of browsers since 2009, resulted in the top five: Google Chrome (66.13%), Safari (11.87%), microsoft edge (11%), firefox (5.65%) Y Opera (3.09%).

Among the most relevant figures, we can consider the return of Safari to the second place in the top five in May 2022, almost a year after losing this place to Microsoft Edge, although the difference between the two browsers is less than one percentage point (0.87). Is.

On the other hand, firefox remains third in the order of preference world market Although with a huge difference. As of July 2022, the browser has maintained its decline in popularity and accounts for 8.07% of the public. Internet To occupy only 5.59% by April 2023.

despite the fact that he stopped updating and that Microsoft Having decided to turn all its attention to its new browser Edge, Internet Explorer remains part of the top browsers, although it occupies the sixth place and barely occupies 0.55% of the world market.

In general, the “other” category in which the rest of the browsers on the market are integrated Brave, duckduckgo capture more total 2.95% According to these figures of popularity.

Browser popularity in South America

in the matter of South America Although the top five browsers remain, the order changes between them, with the exception of Google Chrome, which remains at the top of popularity with 78.88% of users. is in second place Opera (fifth in the global ranking) with 6.86% of the continent’s market.

for his part, Edge It is ranked third along with the global top with 6.77% of the market with only 0.09 popularity points less. firefox It ranks fourth with 4.73% of users’ preference, followed by Safari, with only 1.92% popularity.

Both figures only consider the usage given to these platforms in their versions. table Either on computer or laptop. However, if the versions for cell phones and tablets also include the available browsers, top five most commonly used in World Change, although not significantly.

Yes, OK Google Chrome Globally, it ranks first among browsers across all platforms, with Safari reaching second place with an overall popularity of 19.04% of usage. Meanwhile, Microsoft Edge has just 4.28% preferences, a noticeable difference from Safari. Firefox (3.27%) is in fourth place.

Samsung Internet (2.78%) enters the top five browsers Most used on all platforms in the world, first on the list developed by a cell phone maker. This browser goes beyond Opera Which has 2.26% seeding and ranks in the top five in the last two statistics.

UC Browser (0.87%), Android (0.72%) etc. Internet Explorer complete the list (0.34%) browsers Most prominent on all platforms around the world.

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