Only days after Michael Savage ended his relationship with the Talk Radio Network, his “Savage Nation” has been ranked the No. 1 talk show on the Internet for the third quarter.

After consistently winning the No. 2 spot, Savage now has surpassed Rush Limbaugh, according to

“We have watched Michael consistently grow his audience over the last several quarters,” said in its report of the top 25 shows on the ‘Net. “All of his numbers are way up, especially via mobile and social radio.”

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The survey period was July to Sept. 27. said all of the metrics collected to produce its top 25 report are via Internet streaming through its new cloud-based server, gadgets,  iPhone app and “click-to-listen” links via social networks.

As WND reported, Savage announced Thursday he won his federal lawsuit against the Talk Radio Network via arbitration, which makes him a free agent.

Savage’s lawyer, Daniel Horowitz, told WND that Savage will not be on radio until he signs a contract with a new syndicator.

“Within an hour of knowing he was free, we were already talking to top names in the business,” Horowitz said.

In the meantime, he will irregularly broadcast talks via UStream. Listeners will be able to receive regular updates on the livestream talks, his status and the daily news via

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