Facebook Gets 1 in 4 Page Views in US
Facebook continues to extend and dominate the web. One of the best indicators of Facebook being dominant is the ‘like’ buttons. Additionally, research reveals that Facebook accounted for a quarter of the page views in the US in the last week. The content consumption on the social network has grown substantially where nearly 1 in 4 page views in the US was on Facebook as on November 13, 2010. Facebook has a market share view of 24.27% which is followed by Youtube with 6.93% of the share.
In March, we reported an important milestone when the market share of visits to Facebook.com surpassed Google.com. Since then, we have continued to watch the growth of Facebook.com, which increased 60% from the same week last year and represented 1 in 10 US Internet visits last week.
The amount of content consumption taking place on the popular social network has also grown substantially where nearly 1 in 4 page views in the US took place on Facebook.com for the week ending November 13, 2010. they added.
The popularity of Facebook is unquestionable, with the introduction of features like Facebook Connect the popularity only seems to be growing. Especially in the US, Facebook is more popular than Google and YouTube combined.