Hitwise Releases May Search Engine Market Share
Experian Hitwise has released May 2012 search engine market share figures. It's no surprise that Google retains the largest overall share in the U.S. at 65%. Bing-powered search comprised 28% of searches, 5% year-over-year. The remaining 65 search engines accounted for 6% of U.S. searches. One-word searches comprised the majority of searches in May 2012, amounting to nearly 30% of all queries, and have increased 19% year-over-year.