Google’s share of the U.S. search market climbed to 67.3 p.c in December, its highest level in almost a yr, based on numbers just released by the comScore research firm. The end result was a rise of 0.6 share factors from November, a notable bounce in a market the place month-to-month good points are measured in fractions of a p.c.
Microsoft websites climbed 0.1 share factors to 18.2 p.c, however Yahoo continued to slide, falling 0.4 share factors to 10.8 p.c, based on the comScore numbers.
Mixed, that places the businesses at 29 p.c market share — up barely from their combined 28.5 percent market share a year ago. Microsoft handles the underlying search expertise and search promoting for Yahoo underneath the partnership between the businesses. (Submit up to date with appropriate determine for Microsoft/Yahoo market share in prior yr.)
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