Archive | August, 2013

Boost your Alexa ranking

Within the parameters of Alexa’s measurements, you can take steps to boost your site’s ranking and therefore become more noticeable across all search engines.  One of the best options to help with this is Alexa’s browser toolbar, which collects information about sites you visit – including your own.  Whenever you are making changes/edits to your […]

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What is Alexa ranking?

This is a ranking system set by alexa.com (a subsidiary of amazon.com) that basically audits and makes public the frequency of visits on various Web sites. The algorithm according to which Alexa traffic ranking is calculated, is simple. It is based on the amount of traffic recorded from users that have the Alexa toolbar installed […]

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Basics of Alexa

Alexa is meant to be representative of web traffic and not a total measurement; through a series of tools, Alexa collects data which is fairly representative of how web traffic flows and makes projections accordingly.  While Alexa may only be monitoring 10% of web traffic at any one time, this is a large enough cross-section […]

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Importance of Alexa Ranking

Alexa is a web traffic monitoring system that works by analysing traffic data that is collected through a variety of sources.  This data is collected both through the Alexa toolbar and through an integrated Alexa app that webmasters can place on their web pages that report back to Alexa on who and how many are […]

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