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Drudge Report Numbers

estimates of advertising revenues

     
10:10 pm on Jun 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I thought this Business 2.0 article on Matt Drudge's DrudgeReport.com [business2.com] was pretty interesting. They estimate that his two-person operation brings in $800,000 a year from advertising sales.
7:45 am on June 24, 2003 (gmt 0)

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Its nice to see a content site making money without charging fees or flooding it with ads.
8:27 pm on June 24, 2003 (gmt 0)

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Well, I get one and sometimes two popups when I go there, so that's close to flooding.

Great story, though. Essentially a one-page site with probably little if any search engine traffic. It survives 100% on brand awareness.