From its inception in 1998 handling 10,000 searches a day to a staggering 3.5 billion daily in 2023, Google stands as the digital colossus of the web with 84 billion monthly visits. It’s the starting block for half of all online product searches, rapidly processing 40,000 inquiries per second.
Despite a plethora of ads, organic results snag 45.1% of clicks, with a quarter of searches ending without a click, as users find answers instantly. Dominating 2023’s search terms, ‘YouTube’ leads, signaling a content-hungry audience. Google’s reach extends to 4.77 billion users, nearly mirroring global internet usage.
Take a look at the following infographic for 10 fascinating facts about Google, courtesy of Digital Information World.