Google remains the king of the hill when it comes to attracting visitors. The search engine attracted 189 million visitors during the month of June, well ahead of second place finisher Yahoo with 167 million, according to a report out from comScore Media Metrix. Microsoft finished third at 166 million, but Facebook is close on its heels at 160 million.
In terms of categories, comScore found that the travel niche (ground/cruise) saw a nine percent increase in traffic from May to June. Travel (hotels/resorts) was up eight percent, while gaming sites saw an increase of five percent.
Several retail categories, including tickets, toys a sports/outdoors, also saw five percent gains.