Online Map Wars: Google Passes MapQuest Just Before Easter

Hitwise has release new dating showing Google Maps surpassing MapQuest the week ending in Easter weekend.

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MapQuest visitors remain on the site longer at 10 minutes 51 seconds compared to Google Maps' 7 minutes 24 seconds. But could that mean Google Maps users are finding what they want faster? Or are people enjoying MapQuest's interactive features more?

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Nathania was a Search Engine Watch news correspondent from 2008 to 2010. Before that, she held positions as Senior Editor at Bold Interactive and Search Marketing Copywriter at Fortune Interactive.