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How Accurate Are Alexa Rankings?

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Last week, I discussed how Google PageRank is essentially a useless figure. Another popular metric used for comparing website and expired domain traffic, Alexa ranking, is also of dubious value. Alexa rank is easy to understand. It is a simple number that pits your website against the rest of the …

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Who Knew <i>That</i> About Blogging?

Every year, blog search engine Technorati publishes the State of the Blogosphere. Though the report has been out for some time, I find myself going back to it from time to time because it has so much information about blogging: Bloggers write nearly one million posts per day collectively. Mean …

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Top Free Content Management Systems

Content management systems (CMSs) are great for websites of all shapes and sizes. They not only drastically reduce the amount of hardcode HTML editing needed to keep a website up-to-date, but are also easy to modify with add-ons and themes. Do a quick web search, though, and you’ll find there …

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