Experian Hitwise has just published their report on the top 1000 search terms for 2010 and for the second time in a row, Facebook emerged as the top-search term. Facebook account for 2.11 percent of all searches made in 2010 while four variations of the term Facebook made it to the top 10 most-searched term in 2010.
10 most-searched term in 2010
These include - “facebook login,” “www.facebook.com,” and “facebook.com.” Combining these terms together would make Facebook account for 3.84% of all searches made in 2010.
Since, this is the second time in a row that Facebook became the top-searched term, you’re probably not excited about this anymore. Perhaps what would interest is the fact that Facebook has just overtaken Google as the most-visited site in 2010. You read it right folks, for the first time Facebook became the most-visited website. Now, that’s something, right?
Facebook accounted for 8.93$ of all U.S. visits between January and November 2010. Google fell short and ranked second only to Facebook with 7.19% of U.S. visits. Following Google are Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo, and YouTube.