Hitwise shows that Facebook is the top-searched term in the U.S. for the third year in a row. It accounted for 3.1% of all searches, up 46% from last year. Four variations on "Facebook" were also among the top 10 terms, accounting for 4.42% of all searches. "Facebook login" was the third most-searched term of 2011, followed by "craigslist" and "facebook.com." The search term "www.facebook.com" came in eighth place after "yahoo" and "ebay."New data from
For the second year in a row, Facebook was also the top-visited Website on the Internet. Google.com came in second two years in a row even though it accounts for 11.98% of U.S. visits, whereas Facebook properties only make for 8.93% of U.S. visits.
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