The latest Google Zeitgeist is out.  Using the approximate readings from this forum post, it looks like the new (very approximate) browser shares for Google are:

  • MSIE 6.0: 68.5%
  • MSIE 5.5: 10%
  • MSIE 5.0: 11.5%
  • Netscape 6+ (Mozilla): 5%
  • Other: 5%

The total is 100%, but that luck more than anything.  I didn’t fudge any numbers, but I eyeballed most of them.  Each of those Google major ticks are 15%, from what I can tell. 

Good news: Mozilla is now 5% of the web (according to Google). 

Bad news: MSIE total is approx. 90%, compared to 85% in Dec. of 2002.  Where they’ve taken browser share from, I don’t know, but it’s likely from older Netscape 4 installations that have moved on.

Good news: at least 95% of the web can handle a good deal of CSS, even if 11.5% is fairly broken and 10% is only somewhat broken.

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