Search Engine Ranking Table 2013

Search Engine Ranking Table

It shows results from comScore, a leader in measuring the digital world of the US search marketplace. It shows the ranking of top 5 players in the search engine business.

The results show Explicit Core Search Share, which excludes contextually driven searches that do not reflect specific user intent to interact with the search results.

Dec 2012Jan 2013Feb 2013Mar 2013April 2013May 2013June 2013July 2013Aug 2013
Google66.7%67%67.5%67.166.5%66.7%66.7%67%66.9%
Microsoft Bing16.3%16.5%16.7%16.917.3%17.4%17.9%17.9%17.9%
Yahoo12.2%12.1%11.6%11.8%12%11.9%11.4%11.3%11.4%
Ask3%2.8%2.6%2.7%2.7%2.7%2.7%2.7%2.6%
AOL1.8%1.7%1.7%1.6%1.5%1.3%1.3%1.2%1.3%

A few simple conclusion can be drawn here

  1. Google is still the number #1 Search Engine
  2. Google hold 2/3 market share, Bing and Yahoo hold 1/3
  3. AOL Search Engine and Ask Search Engine will be heading  out of the game soon. They are slowly and steadily losing market share.
  4. Microsoft Bing Search Engine is taking market share from Yahoo! (Microsoft bought Yahoo in July 2009)
  5. Bing is powering Yahoo now. Microsoft Bing will absorb Yahoo soon.

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Summarized and Extracted from the ComScore from Jan – Aug 2013

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