The two top Internet search engine companies proved last week there is still plenty of room for advertising growth, though Google's dominance marks a major advantage over Yahoo, according to analysts.

The health of the Internet advertising market shone in the results that Google and Yahoo released and allayed fears the high-flying companies would get stuck in neutral. Shares in both companies rose on the news.

"The results this week show there is room in the market for both a Yahoo and a Google," Denise Garcia, an analyst with WR Hambrecht+Co. in New York said on Friday.

But Garcia said Google is positioned to continue to capture the majority of growth in the Internet search market, which represents the largest share of the Internet advertising market, at 41 percent.

Get the full story at eWeek