Alexa Data Gets More Granular

Feb 17th

Alexa updated and now shows link data, top websites by language or geographic market, as well as your top geographic markets. They also provide a site report service where they crawl your site for broken links.

Published: February 17, 2007

Comments

February 18, 2007 - 5:30am

It's nice to see Alexa adding more features. I find it to be very useful for looking at trends and for doing competitive research. You just have to sure to take their information with a bit of skepticism and factor in the webmaster slant among other things.

February 18, 2007 - 10:00am

Awesome, great to see the geo-data.

February 18, 2007 - 8:14pm

I like their geographic slant. Nice touch.

February 19, 2007 - 7:02pm

I love all the new features of the Alexa but I really don't know why they don't show the number of internet users per million any more and show the percent of internet users who visit the sites.

I liked the number of internet users per million more.

February 19, 2007 - 8:15pm

Well, I've found one bug so far. Alexa is reporting that over 9% of my visitors come from Bahrain, a small island off Saudi Arabia. I have a feeling that jackass sports humour (written in English) isn't such a big deal there...

February 20, 2007 - 10:27pm

Am I the only one that thinks that alexa it's a nice toy but nothing more? Its user base is completly biased for business, operating system, browser and nationality (I wrote a post about it at http://www.mapelli.info/alexa/3-reasons-why-alexa-sucks-and-they-know-it)...
don't you agree?

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