eBay, Wal-Mart, sporting good top the search engine queries list

HitWise released the statistics on the keywords used in search engines. The top 10 corporate brand search terms during that week were “ebay,” best buy,” “walmart,” “ebay.com,” “target,” “sears,” “amazon.com,” circuit city,” “home depot,” and “amazon,” according to Hitwise. The top generic product search terms were “sporting goods,” “furniture,” “auto parts,” “books,” “prom dresses,” “tires,” “lingerie,” “cell phones,” and “flowers.” Google accounted for 4.26% of all visits to shopping sites during the week of Dec. 4, while Yahoo! Search contributed 2.24% of all visits, and MSN Search 0.54%.