Yahoo Surpases Google in Web Traffic for the First Time Since 2011

Posted August 22, 2013 at 7:58pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 6740 views

Yahoo has surpassed Google in web traffic for the first time since May 2011, according to the latest ComScore report.

As can be seen in the chart below, Yahoo! Sites had 196,564,000 visitors in July, 2013 compared to 192,251,000 visitors for Google's sites.

Notably, ComScore says that Yahoo's numbers do not include its recent acquisition of Tumblr.

Tumblr is not currently included in the Yahoo! Sites roll-up. Seems there are other factors at play, and given how close Yahoo Sites and Google have been in recent months it can likely just be normal seasonal/month-to-month fluctuations.

Yahoo has stepped up its efforts of late with the acquisition of Tumblr, Rockmelt, Summly, and others. It's also revamped Flickr and redesigned many of its apps. It will be interesting to see if it is able to stay at the number one spot.

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iOS 7 - August 22, 2013 at 8:42pm
Get the stock early ! It will only go up from here on.
Ken7.01 - August 22, 2013 at 8:21pm
Googles CEO is a bitch. I don't use it.
Lats - August 23, 2013 at 7:05am
What's up with u? You hate women? You should try them sometime. Might change your sorry luck.
Ken7.01 - August 23, 2013 at 12:43pm
Have you ever read what she did when she took over?
Jack black - August 22, 2013 at 8:13pm
Yet google makes so much more money than yahoo
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