All indicators were headed to this
new headline that as 2010 ends Facebook overtook Google as the most popular Internet site.
Experian Hitwise reported that "8.9 percent of unique online visits were to
Facebook this year, compared with Google's 7.2 percent," and ComScore estimates
that Facebook would "surpass Google for the first time in number of pages
viewed." Of course these details are not much of surprise given that Facebook
collected more than $200 billion in revenue in 2010 which was more
than double its 2009 revenue. But other measures such as top Buzzed Sites lists YouTube as #1 and Facebook as
So I guess this reinforces my father's view of statistics.... Which is there
are three types of liars - #1 Liars, #2 Damn Liars, and #3 Statisticians!