Internet Marketing October 6th, 2012
Hitting their highest market share in the past 6 months, Yahoo! is the only search engine to see an increase for the month of September. Google and Bing take a slight hit; however, Baidu’s drop left a lot of room for Yahoo! to pick up the slack. Statistics provided by Net Market Share.
Almost 3% higher than September 2011, Google’s past year of constant updates has proven to be successful. With only a minor drop this month, Google’s been on an upward path since April.
The recent changes Yahoo! has made in the past few months is reflecting in their market share. Keep your eyes on Yahoo!
Bing Slides By
Bing seems to be comfortable hanging around in the 4% range. Higher than their shares in September 2011, maybe while see Bing rise to the 5% range in 2013.
Over the past six months, the Chinese search engine, Baidu has dropped its market shares consistently every month. If this pattern continues, Baidu’s shares will disappear within 3 months.