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Nielsen Reports February 2010 U.S. Search Rankings
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Nielsen Reports February 2010 U.S. Search Rankings

The Nielsen Company today reported February 2010 data for the top U.S. Search Providers.

Top 10 Search Providers for February 2010, Ranked by Searches (U.S.)
Rank Provider Searches (000) Share of Searches
All Search 9,174,408 100.0%
1 Google Search 5,980,116 65.2%
2 Yahoo! Search 1,294,261 14.1%
3 MSN/Windows Live/Bing Search 1,142,344 12.5%
4 AOL Search 206,969 2.3%
5 Ask.com Search 175,074 1.9%
6 My Web Search Search 91,288 1.0%
7 Comcast Search 55,122 0.6%
8 Yellow Pages Search 27,002 0.3%
9 NexTag Search 26,461 0.3%
10 WhitePages.com Network Search 24,681 0.3%
Source: The Nielsen Company

Searches represent the total number of queries conducted at the provider. Example: An estimated 6.0 billion search queries were conducted at Google Search, representing 65.2 percent of all search queries conducted during the given time period.

Note: 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.

Updated April 2010