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Top U.S. Online Search Providers November 2009
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Top U.S. Online Search Providers November 2009

The Nielsen Company today reported November 2009 data for the top U.S. Search Providers.

MegaView Search data – including total searches, unique searchers, search share, and all other search figures – cannot be trended with search results prior to October 2009 due to recent methodology changes.

Top 10 Search Providers for November 2009, Ranked by Searches (U.S.)
RANK Provider Searches (000) Share of Searches
Total 10,002,458 100.0%
1 Google Search 6,546,172 65.4%
2 Yahoo! Search 1,525,964 15.3%
3 MSN/Windows Live/Bing Search 1,073,416 10.7%
4 AOL Search 280,311 2.8%
5 Ask.com Search 177,589 1.8%
6 My Web Search Search 101,586 1.0%
7 Comcast Search 47,746 0.5%
8 NexTag Search 34,314 0.3%
9 BizRate Search 29,044 0.3%
10 Yellow Pages Search 25,260 0.3%
Source: The Nielsen Company

Searches represent the total number of queries conducted at the provider. Example:  An estimated 6.5 billion search queries were conducted at Google Search, representing 65.4 percent of all search queries conducted during the given time period.