Google (Global Organization of Oriented Group Language of Earth)
Google is a search engine that started development in 1996 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page as a research project at Stanford University to find files on the Internet. Larry and Sergey later decided the name of their search engine needed to change and decide upon Google, which is inspired from the term googol. The company headquarters is currently based out of Mountain View, California.
TOP Search Engine Market Share
According to statistics from netmarketshare, statista and stat-counter, the top 5 search engines worldwide in terms of search engine market share are:
Search Engine Market Share
Google is the best search engine with a worldwide market share between 70.83% and 91.98%.
Bing search market share is between 2.55% and 12.61%. This places Bing as the best alternative search engine to Google.
Yahoo market share is between 1.66% and 2.83%.
Baidu has a global market share between 0.7% and 11.83% but it is the most popular search engine in China.
Yandex, Russian’s most popular search engine has a global market share between 0.45% and 1.41%.
DuckDuckGo market share is around 0.42%.