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From Marc Slemko <>
Subject Re: SiteMetrics? Where are they getting their sites?
Date Fri, 06 Nov 1998 16:41:40 GMT
On Fri, 6 Nov 1998, Sam Rasins wrote:

> Big Three, especially Microsoft, the survey found. The poll 
> was conducted by presenting questions to people who operate 
> 53,000 Web domains or addresses that are owned by 30,000 of 
> the country's largest businesses. -- Gregory Dalton

That about says it all.  

Not only is it based only on what people in the US used, but it is based
on what people in the "largest businesses" _say_ they use.  While it is a
valid measurement of something, I'm doubtful that it represents the web as
a whole.  

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