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  • Billions served: PC search is down but query volume is way up for Google

    … in excess of two trillion search queries per year. About The Author Greg Sterling is a Contributing Editor at Search Engine Land. He writes a personal blog, Screenwerk, about connecting the dots between digital media and real-world consumer behavior. He is also VP of Strategy and Insights for the Local Search Association. Follow him on Twitter or find him at Google+. …

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Land- 11 readers -
  • Google now handles at least 2 trillion searches per year

    … How many searches per year happen on Google? After nearly four years, the company has finally released an updated figure today of “trillions” per year. How many trillions exactly, Google wouldn’t say. Consider two trillion the starting point. At least 2 trillion and less than a quadrillion Google did confirm to Search Engine Land that because…

    Danny Sullivan/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 28 readers -
  • Data show that search query volumes on PC peaked in 2013

    … February US desktop search rankings from comScore are out. The data show almost no changes month over month. There is only very incremental movement. Bing continues its inch by inch gains while Ask continues to sink inexorably toward 1 percent. AOL appears to have bottomed out at 0.9 percent. Google was up very slightly this month and Yahoo…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 27 readers -
  • Is Google’s Search Market Share Actually Dropping?

    … Last year, I conducted a comprehensive survey to discover the search engine preferences of internet users and learn who truly dominates the search market. All of the current search engine market share reporting entities (comScore, Hitwise, SimilarWeb and others) utilize technology-based tracking, and I wanted to see if a survey panel-based…

    Eli Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 30 readers -
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