I have decided to do a little blogpost with some stats. These stats are from June 1st until August 31st 2008

Browsers

First we will take a look at the browsers. as you can see FireFox is the most used browser with 55%. I wonder how Google Chrome will do, will it take market share from Internet Explorer or from Firefox(or both)?

Browser %visits
Firefox 55.41%
Internet Explorer 39.04%
Opera 2.96%
Safari 1.84%
Mozilla 0.45%

If we drill down into Internet Explorer we can see that Internet Explorer 6.0 is still used by 30% of the people using Internet Explorer. As you can see some people still use version 5.5
Internet Explorer
1. 7.0 69.03%
2. 6.0 30.74%
3. 8.0 0.22%
4. 5.5 0.01%

Operating Systems

Now we will take a look at the Operating Systems
Windows is clearly number 1 with Linux just barely beating the Macintosh.

1. Windows 90.72%
2. Linux 4.48%
3. Macintosh 4.18%
4. iPhone 0.40%
5. (not set) 0.17%
6. iPod 0.02%
7. SunOS 0.01%
8. SymbianOS 0.01%
9. FreeBSD 0.01%
10. Nintendo Wii > 0.00%
11. Danger Hiptop > 0.00%
12. Playstation 3 > 0.00%
13. UNIX > 0.00%

If we drill down into windows we can see that Vista is at about 20%
1. XP 73.58%
2. Vista 19.63%
3. Server 2003 5.40%
4. 2000 1.30%
5. ME 0.06%
6. 98 0.02%
7. NT 0.01%
8. CE 0.01%
9. (not set) > 0.00%
10. 95 > 0.00%

For the Macintosh the vast majority of the people are running an Intel mac

1. Intel 91.87%
2. PPC 8.13%

Search Engines

In terms of search there is really no competition; Google is king
Search Engines
google 97.56%
yahoo 1.30%
live 0.65%
msn 0.25%
search 0.13%
altavista 0.03%
aol 0.03%
ask 0.02%
netscape 0.01%
alltheweb 0.00%
gigablast 0.00%

Countries

Most of the people who came to LessThanDot were from the United States

United States 45.85%
United Kingdom 9.31%
India 6.22%
Canada 3.65%
Belgium 2.63%
Australia 2.06%
Germany 2.06%
Netherlands 1.45%
Ireland 1.22%
Brazil 1.17%
Poland 1.14%
Italy 1.08%
Turkey 0.96%
France 0.92%
Sweden 0.83%
Israel 0.79%
Denmark 0.75%
Spain 0.73%
China 0.70%
Romania 0.67%

Most visited pages

These are the top 10 most visited pages on LessThanDot.com, I have left out the front page since that would have been number 1.

1 Forum – View topic – SQL Server Programming Hacks
2 Wiki – ASP.NET Hacks – Wiki
3 Wiki – SQL Server Programming Hacks – 100+ List – Wiki
4 Blog – Only In A Database Can You Get 1000% + Improvement By Changing A Few Lines Of Code
5 Blog – Good SQL Articles To Read If You Can’t Afford Books
6 Forum – View forum – Programmer Puzzles
7 Blog – 5 Books Every Developer Should Read
8 Blog – nHibernate performance against Stored procedures
9 Forum – View forum – None of the Above
10 Wiki – ASP.NET: Access Master Page controls from the Content Page – Wiki