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Top Web Brands Among U.S. Internet Users Sept. 2008
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Top Web Brands Among U.S. Internet Users Sept. 2008

Microsoft unseated longtime number two-ranked Web brand, Yahoo! in September, Nielsen Online reported Wednesday.

Last month, Microsoft drew almost 120.9 million unique visitors, while Yahoo! drew 116.7 million.

Google remained the top-ranked Web brand in September, with more than 127 million unique visitors, according to Nielsen.

Rank Top Web Brands Unique Audience

(in 000s)

Time Per Person

(hh:mm:ss)

1 Google 127,137 1:54:30
2 Microsoft 120,997 2:26:49
3 Yahoo! 116,715 3:24:00
4 Time Warner (*Division) 95,203 3:28:57
5 News Corp. Online 79,158 1:36:36
6 InterActiveCorp 67,212 0:20:47
7 eBay 63,259 1:43:00
8 Wikimedia Foundation 56,778 0:19:27
9 Amazon 55,052 0:25:51
10 Walt Disney Internet Group 53,213 0:51:08
Source: The Nielsen Company (September 2008, U.S. home and work).
*Note: Time Warner division excludes Turner Network’s audience.

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