Facebook 'most visited' website in US, surpasses Google, Hitwise reports

Hitwise is reporting that Facebook is the ‘most visited site’ in the U.S. last week, topping Google for the first time. Facebook.com received 7.07% of all internet visits during the week that ended on March 13th, with Google getting 7.03%. Facebook also saw a 10% increase in search volume query in the month of February, […]

Hitwise is reporting that Facebook is the ‘most visited site’ in the U.S. last week, topping Google for the first time. Facebook.com received 7.07% of all internet visits during the week that ended on March 13th, with Google getting 7.03%. Facebook also saw a 10% increase in search volume query in the month of February, a month when most search engines saw their query volume decline. Facebook's traffic last week was 185% higher than the comparable week in 2009. Combined, Facebook and Google made up 14% of all web traffic in the U.S. last week.

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