500 million unique visitors access Wikipedia and other sites owned by the Wikimedia Foundation every month

Unique visitors across the network of sites increased to 517 million last month.

Wikipedia and other websites owned by the Wikimedia Foundation, including Wikibooks,Wikidata and Wikimedia Commons  now get more than 500 million unique visitors every month.

 

 

 

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Facebook Overthrows Yahoo To Become The World’s Third Largest Website

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Facebook Dominates

We’ve seen this one coming all year. Facebook is now the third largest website in the world, taking the No. 3 spot from Yahoo, according to comScore. Facebook drew an estimated 648 million unique visitors from across the globe in November, 2010, compared to 630 million for Yahoo. In October the two sites were dead even with 633 million worldwide unique visitors each (actually Facebook had already passed Yahoo by a smidgeon in October with about half a million more visitors). The only two Web properties left which are bigger than Facebook are Microsoft (869 million worldwide visitors) and Google (970 million) when you look at all of their sites collectively…

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