No matter what they may try to make you believe, #WebSearch is a heavily dominated field. And here are three myths that are bedunked inside SparkToro's great article:
Myth #1: ~65% of Web Searches Happen on Google
Reality: Google is a near-monopoly, with more than 90% of web search volume
Myth #2: Amazon (or Facebook) is Gaining on Google in Search
Reality: Google’s ownership of search has been remarkably stable the last three years.
Myth #3: YouTube is the 2nd Largest Search Engine
Reality: Google Images has more than 4X YouTube’s volume
Now, feel free to return to whatever you were doing...