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Reach of Portal Sites/ Category listings?
Searchengine vs. Portal Site
skirril




msg:481746
 11:22 pm on Jan 12, 2001 (gmt 0)

Hello,

Has anyone researched the importance of Categorical Listings (like yahoo, looksmart,..), traffic-wise?

If I have a group of n ppl, all searching for something specific (a product) how many of them will be using
categorical listings, and what percentage will simply type what they search for in a search engine?

I am aware that this varies by product, but I'd still be grateful for pointers.

Skirril

 

Brett_Tabke




msg:481747
 3:02 pm on Feb 28, 2001 (gmt 0)

The only ones I know of that have stated to have done such research is Alexa and NPD. Both those studies are high 5 figures.

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