Posts Tagged 'Bing'

Google Market Share Takes “Giant” Fall

Google the search engine Giant appears to have been felled from the ranks of “giant” to now a, er- lesser giant.

The search company search engine market share dropped little more than 10%, from a whopping 73.9% in May 2010 to 63.6% as of this May due to competition from Microsoft Bing, up 7.3% from to 9.7% May 2010 up to 17% in May 2011.

Web Search Market Share and Volume via News.Cnet.Com

Read more here.

Advertisements

Google to let publishers to set limits miffs Murdoch

Contributed by, Keith Perry.

Recently, news mogul Rupert Murdoch has threatened to team up with MSN’s Bing for exclusive access to his online news.Google vs Murdoch 2009

On Dec 1, Google struck back with their own approach by letting publishers set a daily limit for readers of five free articles per day.

While this deflates Murdoch’s approach which itself could have become mired in anti-competitive issues, it maintains Google’s lucrative advertising profits from its search engine.

For more, read the Wall Street Journal article “here“.

Amos White is a Social Media Marketing Evangelist and public speaker.
Follow Amos on Twitter @Mos42

Amos White is a Social Media Marketing Evangelist and public speaker.
Follow Amos on Twitter @Mos42

Google increases dominance while Microsoft Bing drops

Google search dominates US and global markets. Bing drops. Yahoo Search falls too.Google_Yahoo_Bing

A recent Mashable post on search market share that shows Google dominating both the US and global markets.

According to Experian Hitwise, Google increased its market share up 1% from from 70.24% to 71.08% in the US. Microsoft‘s Bing however struggles to maintain growth, dropping 5% in the US from 9.48% to 8.96% for September 2009.

Even more remarkable, Net Applications’ Market Share Report shows Google above 80% market share globally. See their report and graph here.

Google gains ground even over the second largest shareholder, Yahoo Search, drops 3% to 16.38% in US market share. Clearly the search engine giant, Google offers online consumers more with its algorithmic results.

What’s Your Analysis?

What is your favorite or most effective search engine? Comment here.

Amos White is a Social Media Marketing Evangelist and public speaker.
Follow Amos on Twitter @Mos42

Subscribe

AddThis Feed Button

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 33 other followers

My Tweets

Social Minded

RSS Social Media in the News

  • 10 Ways To Build Your Personal Brand On Social Media - Forbes October 18, 2017
    Forbes10 Ways To Build Your Personal Brand On Social MediaForbesSocial media has become a key branding tool for professionals across all fields, including real estate. Brokers and agents can connect with fellow industry players, push out information about listings or open houses and use social listening tools to ...and more »
  • Social Media Marathon Cheating: Con or Victimless Crime? | WIRED - WIRED October 18, 2017
    WIREDSocial Media Marathon Cheating: Con or Victimless Crime? | WIREDWIREDRogue marathon runners are using social media to cheat their way into races—and it may not be a victimless crime.and more »
  • Obsessively checking social media during a crisis might harm your mental health - Mashable October 19, 2017
    MashableObsessively checking social media during a crisis might harm your mental healthMashableSurvivors of three recent disasters — the northern California fires, the Las Vegas mass shooting, and Hurricane Maria — used social media and texting as lifelines to connect with loved ones, seek aid, and search for the latest developments. A new ...
  • Church of England reaches more on social media than in services - Telegraph.co.uk October 18, 2017
    Telegraph.co.ukChurch of England reaches more on social media than in servicesTelegraph.co.ukThe Church of England now reaches more people on social media than in services, new figures reveal. The statistics suggest the church has now reached a tipping point where more people follow its online accounts than attend church services. Around 1.1m ...Church of En […]
  • GOP's McCain Backs Disclosure of Political Ads on Social Media - Bloomberg October 18, 2017
    BloombergGOP's McCain Backs Disclosure of Political Ads on Social MediaBloombergSenator John McCain is the first Republican co-sponsor of a bill that would require disclosure of who's paying for political ads on social media networks including Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet Inc.'s Google. The bill, authored by Democratic Senators ...Senators t […]
  • UK spies using social media data for mass surveillance | TechCrunch - TechCrunch October 17, 2017
    TechCrunchUK spies using social media data for mass surveillance | TechCrunchTechCrunchPrivacy rights group Privacy International says it has obtained evidence for the first time that UK spy agencies are collecting social media information on..UK collected social media data as part of its mass surveillanceEngadgetSocial media data shared by spy agencies - BB […]

Follow Me

Paypal