Saturday, August 05, 2006

Google now powers 60% of US based internet searches (TechWhack News)

“Internet Metrics Company Hitwise has said in its latest report that during the four-week period ending July 29, 60.2% of U.S.-based Internet searches were executed at Google.

Yahoo! was the other gainer in this market as they improved their market share from 22.0% to 22.5%.

Microsoft’s MSN Search Engine lost some market share as its market share fell down from 12.1% to 11.8%.

With this, the top three search engines in US accounts now for more than 94% of all searches in the United States. “