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IE6

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IE6 no more

In February I joined the "IE6: Do NOT want!" campaign, which was started by some big media sites in Norway: I was planning to remove the script that showed more modern browsers to the user after one week, but I kept it till now. Probably not because of me joining the campaign, but IE6 is slightly dropping. I only have stats for my blog, but the percentage of users running IE6 dropped to 8.5% of January, to the 6.4% of July. But still it's not enough: IE6 is a 8 years old browser, there is no reason to keep on using it....

Joining "IE6: Do NOT want!" campaign

UPDATE: It seems like Facebook joined the campaign as well: Facebook joins the war against IE6!!! If you are accessing my blog with IE6 you will see above the header a green box that informs you that you are using a "obsolete" browser, and that there are more modern browsers available: IE7, IE8 beta, Firefox, Safari and Opera. It all started with a tweet by Erlend Schei, developer for Finn (a kind of Norwegian eBay): To everyone involved with major Norwegian websites: Why don’t we start a campaign to get rid of IE6? One...

Better late then never: fixed skin for IE6

A few weeks ago, while browsing my blog from a friend laptop with IE6 I noticed that the right sidebar sometimes was under the main content area of the blog, probably the width of some post was too wide for the main column of my skin so, with IE6, the broke the layout. Today I finally downloaded the IE6 VPC image, tested it on my laptop, and fixed it. But if I waited a few more months probably the percentage of users with IE6 would have dropped, since last Friday the IE team announced that from now on IE7 will...