muscles.jpgThree out of every four UK searches are made using Google. That’s the latest statistic, which has been produced, independently, by WebSideStory.

These figures, which state that the UK are bigger ‘Googlers’ than the Americans (UK 74.67, USA 55.39%), will have a major impact on companies that are looking to drive traffic to their website. Basically, if you are not listed in Google in the UK, you will be missing out on threequarters of the UK searchers.
The other search engines really did feature poorly:

U.K. Search Engine Market Share, February 2006

U.K. Search Engine Search Engine Referral Share
Google 74.67%
Yahoo 9.30%
MSN 5.46%
AOL 4.21%
Ask Jeeves 2.28%

Latest Hedgehog Digital Posts

Conk Gin < Christmas Cards

The problem with Christmas cards is; you can’t drink them. The problem, along with the fact that everyone sends them, is you have to cut ...

View more

The problem with Christmas cards is; you can’t drink them. The problem, along with the fact that everyone sends them, is you have to cut ...

Business Blogging

A blog for my business? Whatever next? Many businesses are still unaware of the formidable potential a Blog can bring to their business. Switched on ...

View more

A blog for my business? Whatever next? Many businesses are still unaware of the formidable potential a Blog can bring to their business. Switched on ...

Our Cookie Opt-In Solution

On May 26th, the EU Privacy Directive begins to be enforced in the UK. We’ve developed a solution which will assist you in complying with ...

View more

On May 26th, the EU Privacy Directive begins to be enforced in the UK. We’ve developed a solution which will assist you in complying with ...