On Weirdoes, The Long Tail, Seth Godin And You

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In 1998, he has since gone on to launch Squidoo (which is ranked among the top 125 sites in the US by Quantcast ) to his latest venture, The Domino Project , a new type of book publishing company that is powered by Amazon. quantcast. Here Comes The Weirdoes.

Blog Visits Increase Despite No Tweeting

Ari Herzog

Comparing the present to the past is more evident with data from Quantcast , a company that has measured my site for years. Here is Quantcast data of unique visitors from 2009 to present. The above subject says it all. The below graphs and data from Google Analytics say the rest.

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Who You Are

Ari Herzog

Looking at Quantcast data, creating a profile of you in correlation to other websites you visit that are also tracked by them, my median visitor is a single Caucasian women, aged 25 to 34, politically independent with a graduate degree and an annual salary over $150,000.

Why Your Marketing Needs Real-Time Data

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Another Advertising Week in New York is upon us and so far I have seen some great presentations from companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Quantcast, comScore, and even Yahoo! We then added to that with web information from Google, comScore, and Quantcast.

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Measuring your Social Media Impact? Meet your new Best Friend!

Harp Interactive

Not only does it pull in your website traffic ranks and graphs from Compete.com, Alexa and Quantcast, Social Website Analyzer also categorizes your website’s social presence into buckets with hyperlinks for each including: Search engine results for social back links for Google, Bing and Yahoo.

Weekend Project: Research the Audience You Want … but Don’t Have


Quantcast: the least-known online weapon. Have you heard of Quantcast ? Quantcast lets you see exactly who your audience is. You can still use Quantcast by analyzing the data of websites that are similar to the one you’re planning to create.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary


Quantcast : Quantcast provides Web site traffic data and demographics.

How Bloggers and Webmasters Violate Your Privacy With Google Analytics

Ari Herzog

I only have a short sentence in this blog’s disclaimer that is relevant: This website does not place any cookies onto your browser, but third-party systems such as QuantCast and Google Analytics may do so. If the above title drew you in, good. Keep reading. Thousands (millions?) of bloggers and other webmasters around the world use a free tool called Google Analytics to track website visitors and click-through metrics. I use it, and many bloggers I know also do.

How to Use Niche Publishers to Drive Revenue

Convince & Convert

Make sure to check Quantcast and Compete to ensure a blogger’s traffic aligns with your target demographic. It’s no secret that affiliate programs are a great way to get your brand out there. What’s not to like about using other people’s networks to attract new clients and users?

20+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Metrics include traffic stats from Alexa, Compete and Quantcast; backlinks and results by search engine; backlinks and mentions on the major social news sites and more. Looking for a way to monitor social media activities and results on a tight budget?

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38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

With these free analytics platforms, any company could truly compete with the advanced data tools and tactics of even its largest competitors”) the reviews eight free tools including Quantcast for demographics, 4Q for free survey analytics and TubeMogul for video analytics.

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Compete Responds To Criticism

Dave Fleet

Outstanding question #1: How accurate are Compete’s/Quantcast’s/Alexa’s numbers for top-tier websites? My questions again: How accurate are Compete’s/Quantcast’s/Alexa’s numbers for top-tier websites? Last week I voiced some concerns around the traffic numbers that Compete.com reports for websites.

Data Mining: The Ultimate Guide to Niche Analysis

Viper Chill

Quantcast Visitor Demographics. Below is Quantcast’s estimation as to which sites people visit after Reddit. The results page also shows you traffic stats over time and, like Quantcast, displays ‘similar’ websites. What Does Quantcast Say about the Audience.

5 Reasons Social Media Measurement is Making You Lie to Yourself

Convince & Convert

Everyone knows that data from Nielsen, Compete, Quantcast, Alexa and their ilk is only semi-accurate unless the site chooses to report actual numbers, so we’ve mostly accepted the fact that website traffic is a dull topic not worth our curiosity or bile.

42+ Social Media Marketing Tools


Quantcast - Provides good overview of analytics and site demographics (courtesy of Kyra Reed ). Had a great time yesterday at the MagsU workshop on "Opening the Emedia Toolbox" In the session, we reviewed numerous online tools on how to develop social media strategies for personal branding, new revenue streams, search engine optimization, new content initiatives and more for content providers/publishers.    Here's a taste. 

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Unseen Sea


Testing the Accuracy of Visitor Data from Alexa, Compete, Google Trends, Doubleclick & Quantcast – These sites report massively lower and wrongly trending data – and SEOmoz isn’t alone in experiencing this frustration.

Social Network Statistics | Brian Solis - PR 2.0


M Via Quantcast for June 2009 Gender Male: 45% Female: 55% Education No College: 45% College: 42% Grad.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

How to Acquire Demographic Insights from Your Remarketing Campaign : Using data given by your campaigns and Quantcast, you can paint a picture of the people your remarketing campaigns are targeting so that you can make your marketing message resonate better.

How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

Viper Chill

This dip doesn’t just show in SEMRush, but in Quantcast as well.

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$100,000 in One Week, a Viral Nova Follow-Up

Viper Chill

Here’s the fact I see in Quantcast: They’re coming back. It’s very rare for me to do a follow-up post on any subject, let alone in such a short timeframe, but my recent post on Viral Nova caused quite a fuss.

The New Writer’s Guide to Evaluating Websites for Guest Posting Opportunities


Try Compete, Quantcast and Alexa, but be aware that none offer completely accurate data. This guest post is by Traian of Pitstop Media Inc.

The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach


skip to main | skip to sidebar mizz information Tuesday, October 5, 2010 The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach Its not often that two of my favorite things to blog about happen to intersect but today youre in luck. Mom blogger drama has made its way to the association world. Score.

mizz information: List of Nonprofit Social Media and Community Managers


skip to main | skip to sidebar mizz information Monday, February 1, 2010 List of Nonprofit Social Media and Community Managers Every time I see Jeremiah Owyangs list of corporate social media strategists and community managers I wonder when hell do a similar list for companies with fewer than 1,000 employees--or nonprofits, for that matter.

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The Rise of Reddit: 4chan and Digg Get the Credit While Reddit Booms


In July, they asked why web analytics sites like Quantcast, Alexa, Compete and Nielsen all underreport Reddit's traffic (probably causing the media's low estimates). Login Contact About 74° A Summary of Our Gay Teen Bodycount "If You Only Have One Week in L.A."

The Ultimate Guide to Professional Product Review Pitches


If you claim your site gets 50,000 unique visitors a month and I go on Compete or Quantcast and see that your data is unavailable, we have a problem. This post is by Chris Wise of Expressionables. Product review blogs are one of the best ways for ecommerce sites to spread the word about their products and build backlinks to increase organic search traffic.

Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs


I bounce between finding a post and quantcast on daily basis (yes, I know quantcast has its issues.but its a close directional thing to use).

ViperChill Monthly Report 4 (My 1st National Press)

Viper Chill

Compete and Quantcast should have some information for you if the sites are of a decent size. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Weekend Project: Research Your Existing Audience


Analyze Quantcast. This guest post is by Logan Marshall of the Free Life Project. You now know a few ways to research the audience you want, but don’t have. If you already have a list, I still recommend you employ those strategies, but there’s more you can do. Much more.