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This article was published on December 10, 2009


Google Owns Nearly 3/4ths Of The US Search Market – Bing Seen Shaking Fist

Google Owns Nearly 3/4ths Of The US Search Market – Bing Seen Shaking Fist
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google_logo5Well, never forget the power of the incumbent. Even with the endless furor over the internet-darling Bing, the Google gorilla still eats 72% of the US search market pie.

According to data received by SearchEngineLand from Hitwise, search market share ramps out as follows:

hitwise

You know that if Ask is the only engine gaining on Google, the rest of the market is not doing so well. Of course, eventually Bing and Yahoo will become one, and we will have a 72% engine, a 25% engine, and the tired rabble running behind.

Google even grew in November. And now with the launch of real time Google, can Bing keep up their supposed momentum?

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