Facebook Now The Second Biggest Site In The U.S.

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Photo: Compete

Facebook eked past Yahoo to become the second most popular site in the U.S. according to new Compete data.The last time there was a shake up at the top of the rankings was in February 2008, when Google smoked Yahoo.

Compete also says Facebook users are super engaged. According to its data 11% of all time spent online was at Facebook, versus 4% for Google and Yahoo.

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Photo: Compete

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