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>The major difference here being that WebKit2 is part of the webkit project, so as the rendering engine (which sits atop both webkit1 and webkit2) is improved by all the various parties involved in WebKit's development, it gets better for everyone.

That's in theory. In practice nobody bothered besides Apple.

The recently released Epiphany 3.8 (part of GNOME 3.8) uses WebKit2, so there are others who care.

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