June 2012 US Search Market Share Report: Bing grows, Google down, continues trend seen over last 12 months

Search Market Share 2
There were smaller changes in market share this month, with overall query volume slowing down for the first month of summer.
July 2012 Search Market Share Report

  • Google’s share declined by 0.2ppts from May to June, while Bing and AOL each picked up 0.1ppt in their share.
  • Yahoo!’s share remained flat M-O-M.
  • Google Powered now represents 66.2% of the market and Bing Powered has over a third of the US web search market at 33.8%.
  • Bing’s Y-O-Y share growth of 5.4ppts, largely at the expense of Google’s Y-O-Y share decline of 5.3ppts.
  • The overall search market – as defined by these 4 engines – saw a slight decline in query volume of 3.5%.