Which websites are the most popular in Google results?
I always wondered which websites are the popular and the most shown results in Google index.
Apperently, the most popular websites from an organic point of view (no paid traffic) are Wikipedia - No surprises here. Right?
But overall Wikipedia is shadowed by Amazon, which pays for its ads to be listed in search results but also haves a huge portion of organic traffic and unpaid results.
Here is a very cool graphic made by the people from search metrics, top websites visible in google results that pay for ads:
Funny: How the hell google.com got itself in the 11th place? Probably with G+ or some other Google-related service.
Top websites in Google results that don't pay for ads and only appear by the power of their authority as a purely organic result:
Note: Facebook is in third place. The result of the results in this top will make you a good idea of what is popular and will maintain popular in 2017.