Google Becomes First Company To Hit 1 Billion Visitors Per Month

Google is now the first internet company in the world to hit 1 billion unique visitors in a single month, according to data from comScore.

During the month of May, Google web properties to include its search engine, Gmail service, video sharing site YouTube, Google Maps, and others, claimed over 1 billion unique visitors.

This is an 8.4 percent increase in traffic from the previous year.

According to HuffingPost,¬†Google boasts approximately 100 million more users than the next most popular company on the web, comScore reports. Microsoft’s sites, with 905 million unique visitors, were the second most-visited destination on the Internet.

Facebook came in third with 714 million users, up 30 percent from over the previous year.