Google US search share rises to 70.77%, Hitwise

Google has reached a new milestone in its fight for total dominance over the search industry, while Yahoo, Microsoft, and the rest try desperately to stay relevant.According to the latest figures from Hitwise, Google now owns 70.77 percent of the US search market and is trailed by Yahoo, Microsoft, and Ask.com, which currently own 18.65 […]

Google has reached a new milestone in its fight for total dominance over the search industry, while Yahoo, Microsoft, and the rest try desperately to stay relevant.

According to the latest figures from Hitwise, Google now owns 70.77 percent of the US search market and is trailed by Yahoo, Microsoft, and Ask.com, which currently own 18.65 percent, 5.36 percent and 3.53 percent of the search market, respectively. Hitwise claims Google’s search market share has risen over 10 percent in the last year and over 2 percent since last month.

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