Here we are sharing the generalized numbers from our HitLens Web Analytics service. It covers 300,000+ websites from all over the world.
In April 2010 Google referred 82 % of all visitors compared to the year 2009 when this number was 79%. Yahoo’s numbers constantly decrease, and Bing’s audience has slightly diminished.
Global Search Engines (%)
You can see how visitors are being referred to websites.
While search engines are still the main visitor referrer, the share of linking sites increased from 19% to 20%. The bookmarking level dropped down, and the number of search marketers who use paid advertising increases step by step.
Visitor Referrers (%)