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Alexa not accurate

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by fernandofg, Sep 24, 2013.

  1. fernandofg

    fernandofg Newbie

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    Why Alexa in not accurate, people are not ussing Alexa anymore?

    I have a site with a few visits with a big Alexa rank and another site with many visits with a lower Alexa rank
     
  2. HelloInsomnia

    HelloInsomnia Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Lower rank = better.

    Think of it like the lowest rank is (theoretically) the highest trafficked website, then #2 is second and so on.

    And it's not 100% accurate since their traffic is tracked via browser plugins and not everybody uses those.