Wikipedia Popularity Now Greater Than Google and Yahoo News

Posted by: §intå×

Wikipedia Popularity Now Greater Than Google and Yahoo News - 09/08/05 09:43 PM

Online news source and encyclopedia Wikipedia is outstripping most of its competitors, including Google News and Dictionary.com, and is fast becoming the number one internet resource for breaking news and reference.

Analysis of traffic tied to specific news events, such as searches on 'Gaza Strip' during the Israeli settlement withdrawals, showed five times the volume compared to Google News, Yahoo News or the BBC. Wiki equaled the CIA World Factbook.

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Posted by: IceMyst

Re: Wikipedia Popularity Now Greater Than Google and Yahoo News - 09/08/05 09:55 PM

I have never even heard of them...
Posted by: §intå×

Re: Wikipedia Popularity Now Greater Than Google and Yahoo News - 09/08/05 11:15 PM

Ask your husband....
Posted by: Artic Warrior

Re: Wikipedia Popularity Now Greater Than Google and Yahoo News - 09/09/05 05:40 AM

Ive heard of them and its in my fav...