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U.S. Web Searches Top 10.2 Billion in January
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U.S. Web Searches Top 10.2 Billion in January

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

Top 10 Search Providers for January 2010, Ranked by Searches (U.S.)
Rank Provider Searches (000) Share of Searches
All Search 10,272,099 100.0%
1 Google Search 6,805,424 66.3%
2 Yahoo! Search 1,488,476 14.5%
3 MSN/Windows Live/Bing Search 1,116,546 10.9%
4 AOL Search 251,762 2.5%
5 Ask.com Search 194,161 1.9%
6 My Web Search 112,356 1.1%
7 Comcast Search 59,608 0.6%
8 Yellow Pages Search 35,101 0.3%
9 NexTag Search 34,736 0.3%
10 BizRate Search 20,123 0.2%
Source: The Nielsen Company

Searches represent the total number of queries conducted at the provider. Example: An estimated 6.8 billion search queries were conducted at Google Search, representing 66.3 percent of all search queries conducted during the given time period.

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.