Yahoo reached a 5 year high in their US search market share. Mozilla and Yahoo brokered a deal making Yahoo the default search engine for Mozilla’s Firefox web browser. Based on recent search statisitcs from StatCounter we see a change in the US Search share. Within a month Yahoo realized a 1.8% increase in their search share after the Mozilla deal.

US Search Engine market share

This jump may be very temporary as some users are expected to switch their browser’s default setting back to Google.