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You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser., the web traffic generation specialist, reports that is by far the most popular search portal in the UK, currently responsible for 21% of traffic. Figures for June for referring search engines also confirm the fact that the majority of UK web users search with .com sites rather than UK-based directories. and share second place in the rankings with 13% each. and follow close on their heels with 11% each and only 8% can be attributed to The UK’s own Ask Jeeves and are also in the single figure percentage. Surprisingly accounts for only 3% of visitors to sites promoted by

The statistics come as no surprise to Dixon Jones of “Search portals like Yahoo!, initially designed for an American market, have an enormously high profile both on and offline. UK businesses who are really serious about creating an online presence still have to make US-based search engines and directories their prime targets, because that’s where people are looking.”

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Note for editors: A graph of the figures is available in Word format.

About caters for the growing number of companies whose web site traffic fails to meet expectations. The company offers a portfolio of internet marketing services to maximise and monitor web site traffic.

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Dixon Jones
Upper Floors, 7 Station Square
High Street, FLITWICK MK45 1DP
Tel: 01525 715520 Fax: 0870 121 3846

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Taurus Public Relations
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