The Guardian is reporting Chrome has overtaken Firefox as the #2 browser in the UK. Chrome now has 22% of the market and Internet Explorer, which is currently first, holds 45%. In fourth, Safari has 9% of the market. (via web metrics firm Statcounter) Chrome’s success is due in part to TV advertising. Chrome is Google’s first product advertised in the UK.

Also today, Net Applications is saying Safari now has 8% market share worldwide. (via MacDailyNews) Check out the graph below:

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2 Responses to “Chrome overtakes Firefox as #2 browser in UK”

  1. Tushar Agarwal says:

    Well no doubt google chrome is the fastest browser. I have to wait for a few seconds before firefox starts up, in the meanwhile i am already checking my mails on Chrome.

  2. vlad says:

    I wish Chrome could be able to work with RSS like modern browser should. Shame on you, Google!