More people visited Facebook than Google

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Last week more people visited Facebook.com than visited Google.com, according to a report from Web site tracker Experian Hitwise.

The report said Facebook claimed 7.07 percent of all U.S. Internet visits in the week ending March 13. Google had 7.03 percent during that time.

Facebook also surpassed Google on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, Experian said, as well as on the weekend of March 6 and March 7.

Facebook visits grew 185 percent compared to a year ago, while Google visits grew 9 percent during the same period.