You’ll never believe how much Google knows about you [infographic]

Have you ever wondered what Google knows about you? google

By now, it shouldn’t shock you to learn that everything you do in this Internet-connected world leaves a trail of breadcrumbs.

Today’s infographic, which comes to us from Mylio, focuses in on Google in particular.

It answers:

  • What does Google know about me?
  • How do they find out?
  • And what steps can I take to protect myself and my personal data?
How Google Tracks You
Courtesy of: Mylio

A bit about Google:

The search giant is massive in size, and there is a good chance you tap into Googleverse in some way:

  • Global market penetration for Android is 61-81%.
  • Google has a 78.8% market share for online search.
  • The company generates $67.4 billion in annual ad revenue.
  • Google processes two trillion searches annually.
  • 30-50 million websites use Google Analytics to for tracking.
  • There are 700,000 apps available in the Google Play store.
  • 82% of videos watched online come from YouTube.
  • In total, Google has at least 79 products and services.
  • According to Google’s documentation, it uses these services to pull out information on the “things you do”, “things you create”, and the things that make you unique.
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