Facebook Still Dominates Google Insight for Search 2012


Facebook is still the most searched website worldwide according to the reliable Google Insights for Search. Inspite the launch of Google Inc.-owned social networking site Google+  (G+) last June 28, 2011, Facebook is strong with 900 Million active users as of May 2012. On the other hand, Google+ is on the catch with  only 170 Million registered users.

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg
Photo: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg
Photo Credit: David DiSalvo, Contributor of Forbes.com

Google Insight for Search Top Searches for 2012 includes Youtube at no. 2 position followed by Google and Yahoo respectively.

1. Facebook
2. you (Youtube)
3. Google
4. Youtube
5. Yahoo

Worldwide search interest also includes games, weather, news and Amazon on the top of the list.

Comparison of the social networking sites using Google Trends shows that Facebook really owns hot searches  and strong at almost 100% worldwide leaving a little percentage to Twitter and Google+. However, news reference shows a battle between Twitter and Facebook.

Facebook Dominates top searches in Google
Photo: Facebook Dominates top searches in Google

Twitter is an online social networking service and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based posts of up to 140 characters. It is  known as "tweets". It was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey. . Aside from Facebook,the service rapidly gained worldwide popularity with over 140 million active users as of 2012, generating over 340 million tweets daily.

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