Google Grabs Almost All Search Growth; Others Flatline
A picture is worth a thousand words, right? Then I present to you the growth charts for US search trends for 2008:
If that doesn’t send chills down the spines of Yahoo, Microsoft, Ask, and AOL, then this observation from TechCrunch will:
What’s even more impressive is that nearly 90 percent of all the growth in search volume was also captured by Google.
It’s been like this for years now. Should the other search engines even bother to compete?