Infographic: 25 per cent of Searches Now Made on Mobile Devices

25 per cent of all search queries are now made on mobile devices, with 59 per cent of smartphone users regularly accessing search, a new study by search personalisation company Heystaks shows.

While the study reveals the increasing use of mobiles as users default choice of device, with 36 per cent of searches on smartphones happening at home, it also showed how important mobiles growth can be to local industry, with 50 per cent of mobile searches demonstrating local intent, compared to only 20 per cent of desktop searches.

These facts and more can be found in the infographic below that details the explosive rise of mobile search.