Recent data by online web analytics providers indicate that Google continues to be the number one search engine on the web.

OneStat.com issued a press release with the seven most popular search engines among all of its users:

  1. Google 56.4%
  2. Yahoo 21.1
  3. MSN Search 9.2%
  4. AOL Search 3.8%
  5. Terra Lycos 2.0
  6. Altavista 1.7%
  7. Askjeeves 1.7%

It’s rival, WebSideStory, listed different numbers for the search engine marketshare but confirmed the trend:

  1. Google 40.91
  2. Yahoo! 27.40
  3. MSN 19.57