TITLE

Search Engines Gain Users

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
American Libraries;Sep2008, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a survey by the Pew Internet and American Life Project which showed that nearly half of Internet users utilize search engines in a typical day. Search engines were used by 49% of respondents daily in May 2008. E-mail was the most popular Internet application, used daily by 60% of respondents, but its usage grew by only 15% over 2002. The survey cites the factors driving search engine growth.
ACCESSION #
34225189

 

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