March 14, 2012, 12:57 PM

Overstock and four others top February availability ratings

Overstock topped Firefox tests while four retailers tied on Internet Explorer tests.

Lead Photo finished in first place among large retailers in February Firefox e-commerce site availability tests, says Compuware Gomez. Last month, the retailer posted an availability score of 100% on the Firefox browser. came in second in last month’s Firefox availability testing at 99.99%., and tied for third at 99.98% Firefox availability.

Overstock was among four retailers tied atop Internet Explorer tests at 99.99% availability. The others were, and Two sites (, tied for fifth in Internet Explorer tests with a score of 99.98% availability.

The average Firefox availability for the 22 retailers measured in February was 99.81%, according to the Compuware Gomez Benchmarks study. The average Internet Explorer availability for the same group of retailers last month was 99.77%.

Availability is determined by the percentage of tests that load correctly.

comments powered by Disqus




From IR Blogs


Patrizio Spagnoletto / E-Commerce

5 Tips for creating successful campaigns on Instagram

Facebook targeting tools are available for Instagram, which Facebook owns.


Lauren Freedman / E-Commerce

Let me tell you what I want

When the shopper controls the information she receives, she buys more and unsubscribes less.