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Facebook may capture 50% of global search market

Monday 17 September 2012 | 06:06 CET | News
Facebook could potentially capture 50 percent of the search market, making it the second most utilised search engine in every major market except for China, Japan, and Russia, where it would occupy an uncontested third place, according to a study by Greenlight. Google and Facebook will both be front and centre in 'Social Search'. The research also asked respondents if they clicked on advertisements or sponsored listings in Facebook. The response was that 44 percent answered 'never'. The research has revealed that 5 percent would 'definitely' use a future Facebook search engine if the firm

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Countries: World
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