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Nearly 7.8 Billion Web Searches In U.S. For October
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Nearly 7.8 Billion Web Searches In U.S. For October

According to Nielsen Online, there were an estimated 7.75 billion web queries conducted for the month of October, 2008. Google search accounted for more than 60% of all searches with an estimated 4.8 billion queries. Yahoo!, MSN, AOL, and Ask.com rounded out the top five.

RANK Provider Searches (000) % of Searches
# All Searches 7,775,913 100.00%
1 Google Search 4,755,493 61.2%
2 Yahoo! Search 1,311,504 16.9%
3 MSN/Windows Live Search 885,567 11.4%
4 AOL Search 334,467 4.3%
5 Ask.com Search 177,131 2.3%
6 My Web Search 60,336 0.8%
7 Comcast Search 40,246 0.5%
8 AT&T Worldnet Search 25,474 0.3%
9 NexTag Search 16,599 0.2%
10 Dogpile.com Search 14,485 0.2%
Source: Nielsen Online, MegaView Search -October 2008

View September 2008 search results.