Google Dominates Search Engine Usage in US & UK

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Google search engine usage climbed again in May according to Hitwise reporting, moving from 67.90% of US based searches in April 2008 to 68.29% of US based searches in May 2008, up almost 3 percentage points from May 2007.


Hitwise also added that Google now accounts for 87% of the searches performed in the UK (between and, which represents a 12% increase compared to May 2007.

Loren Baker
Loren Baker is the Founder of SEJ, an Advisor at Alpha Brand Media and runs Foundation Digital, a digital marketing strategy & development agency.
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  • Social Marketing Journal

    Google will continue to dominate… slowly becoming a monopoly perhaps?

  • Diseño Web

    In Spain Google dominate the market with a 95% and still growning.

  • Jorge

    In Portugal, Google dominates clearly, but Bing is gaining share.