Added an update as of May 10th, 2010 – This post was originally done last year in June so almost a full year has gone by. It can be very interesting to see how the the top websites in the world wide web have changed. Facebook now holds the #2 position which is important as the rumor is that Facebook might become the first true challenger to Google dominance of search and Internet traffic.
Most people didn’t even realize that Twitter which has gotten a lot of publicity wasn’t in the Top 25 Websites last year though it is this year. With the new way Google SERP works to show Facebook and Twitter updates these two social media sites have real ecommerce value.
Top 25 Websites – May 10th, 2010
You many be wondering what websites get the most traffic on the web? Your first guess is probably Google and you are right. The Internet is a very vast place so there is still room for your website to get traffic. The top ranking websites are search engines which is no surprise. What is important to understand about that is the #1 websites people use are services to find a local business or ecommerce store like yours.
Photobucket receives more traffic than Twitter. Do you have a Internet marketing plan that involves photos? If not you should.
You can learn great insight into what people find important and how to create your SEO strategy by looking at the sites people visit to most. First as Google is #1, ranking is Google’s organic search is the top priority for your website’s success. You probably already knew that though here are a few other observations you may not have. Youtube is #5 and Photobucket is #23 which means that having a search engine optimization strategy for using videos and photos can allow you to get a leg up on the competition. Twitter may be all in the news right now though Youtube and Photobucket still receive more traffic.
The rankings were gathered by Ranking.com
Top 25 Websites on the Web