Google and Facebook have emerged as the most trusted internet brands in a recent survey undertaken by Trust Research Advisory, a statement said Monday.

The Brand Trust Report, India Study – 2013 in its research said that while Google remains India’s most trusted internet brand for the third year in a row, Facebook was a close second with only a miniscule gap.

The survey was conducted in 16 cities, taking into consideration 19,000 unique brands across 211 categories, Trust Research Advisory Chief Executive Officer N Chandramouli said. Social networking sites are gaining popularity, with Orkut and Twitter ranking fourth and sixth respectively overall.

“Google’s Orkut, steadied at fourth rank despite a significant fall in daily visitors from here. Facebook has ranked first in the sub-category of social networking,” he said. The fifth slot has gone to shopping portal eBay, which tops in the list of e-commerce brands followed by AOL, Amazon, Ibibo and

YouTube, which ranks ninth, leads the sub-category of online sharing portals, while Naukri managee the 24th position overall.

Source: Trust Research Advisory

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