Last Updated on July 17, 2020 by Rashid Hassan
How many of you are aware of search engines besides Google?
While, our first choice for any search on the internet is Google, there are many other search engines available in the market, which are either prevalent in certain areas of the world, or are being used in some parts of the world as a preferred search engine Engines.
Let’s take a comprehensive data analysis of various Best Search Engines and their market share and know various options available to you for your search including Google.
The world’s largest search engine, undoubtedly, Google is the leader in the list of the Best Search Engines, with a Market Share of 90.88%. Founded in the year 1998, the Google needs no introduction at all, and everyone knows a lot about Google Search Engine.
Bing stands at second position among the list of the Best Search Engines across the world. With the percentage share of mere 3.17%, it’s in fact nowhere near Google. Available in 40 different languages across the world, the Bing was launched in 2009.
Another Search Engine, which was once a very famous search engine, has the market capitalization of mere 2.46% and stands at the 3rd position in the list of the Best Search Engines worldwide. Launched in 1993, the Yahoo Search has still a lot to offer to the searchers and maintaining a cover of 2.46% worldwide.
Baidu is just another search engine in the list having a market share of 1.37%. One of the fast-growing Search Engines still has a lot of grounds to cover but has a considerable market share in the world in the list of Top Search Engines.
Launched in 2000, the Baidu is currently ranked 4th overall in the Alexa Internet rankings. Baidu has the huge market share in the country of China, which is the origination country of this search engine. Currently occupying the market share of around 82%, Baidu stands at the top position among the list of Best Search Engines, while its nearest competitor Google China, stands at 2nd spot with the market share of 10%.
Yandex RU, the Russian Search Engine, stands at the 5th position in the list of Best Search Engines worldwide. Yandex RU has the market share of 0.58% and I mostly preferred by the Russians.
The Yandex has the largest share of the internet searches in the country of Russia with the total market share of above 52%, while the popularity of Yandex RU can be judged by the fact that it’s the 4th most popular website in the country. It also has the largest market share of any search engine in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Shenma is the joint venture of the Alibaba and UCWeb and was started in the year 204. It’s the mobile-first search engine and has the market share of 0.36% among Best Search Engines. Shenma being a Chinese Search Engine has the market share of 8.8% in the country and is the 2nd most popular Search Engine in the country, after Baidu.
Another popular name among the Best Search Engines , the DuckDuckGo also stands as the one of the top favorites for the searchers around the world.
The DuckDuckGo ranks at 5th position in the European Continent and has the market share of 0.31%, while it ranks at 4th position in the USA with the market share of 0.66%. The same dominance can be found in the continent of North America with 0.56% of market share.
Predominantly, Google reigns the search engine market across the world, with such a predominant market share of above 88%. Let’s see if, any Search Engine can give Google a run for their money, in the future!
Here is the list of Best Search Engines by Market Share:
- Yandex RU