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Google Passes Yahoo on Alexa.com for First Time since 2006

Between mid-and late-January, Google‘s traffic levels according to Alexa.com passed Yahoo! to become the highest traffic website in the world for the first time, other than two brief spurts in 2006.  It comes on the wake of several pieces of news centered around Yahoo!, including Microsoft’s unsolicited offer to buy them and planned layoffs. Both sites have been

Compete overtakes Alexa (according to compete.com)

Alexa.com was once considered one of the best indications of the health and traffic on a website.  When Compete.com entered the fray in 2000, they wanted to “…help create a more trusted, transparent, and valuable Internet.”  They wanted to compete with what alexa had to offer and become the authority on website comparisons. If you