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Does your site have a local, country, or global audience? August Poll Results

Thanks to 2,897 people that took part in our August poll.

The question was: Does your site have a local, country, or global audience?

Here are the results:

  • Local 1239/2897 (43%)
  • Global 884/2897 (31%)
  • Country 774/2897 (27%)
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What is your opinion about the new domain extensions that were introduced this year? July Poll Results

Thanks to 3,181 people that took part in our July poll.

The question was: What is your opinion about the new domain extensions that were introduced this year?

Here are the results:

  • I never heard of the new domain extensions (gTLDs). 1399/3181 (44%)
  • I think it is just hype and will never catch on. 372/3181 (12%)
  • I do not think customers will like them. 365/3181 (11%)
  • It only adds more confusion to the Internet. 351/3181 (11%)
  • I like them and think it adds value to the Internet. 350/3181 (11%)
  • They are too expensive. 344/3181 (11%)
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    What is the Toughest Part about Running Your Own Website? June Poll Results

    Thanks to over 1,000 people who voted in our June poll.

    The question was: What is the toughest part about running your own website?

    Here are the results:

  • Updating and adding new content. 423/1006 (42%)
  • No budget to improve it. 193/1006 (19%)
  • Online advertising. 119/1006 (12%)
  • Doing SEO. 104/1006 (10%)
  • Making design changes. 84/1006 (8%)
  • No time to manage it. 83/1006 (8%)
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    Which Search Engine Do You Use? May Poll Results

    Thanks to 871 people who took our May poll.

    The question was: Which search engine do you use?

    Here are the results:

    • Google 581/871 (67%)
    • Other 181/871 (21%)
    • Yahoo 58/871 (7%)
    • Bing 39/871 (4%)
    • AOL 12/871 (1%)

    Please note that this poll was open to an international audience. According to our poll, Google has a 67% market share. This is the same number reported by Keyword Discovery and comScore’s search engine market share report.

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    What is Your Feeling about the Economy? April Poll Results

    Thanks to 401 people who took time to vote on our April poll.

    The question was: What is your feeling about the economy?

    Here’s how everyone answered:

  • I live in the US and I feel like it is improving 152/401 (38%)
  • I live outside of the US and I feel like it is getting worse 103/401 (26%)
  • I live outside of the US and I feel like it is improving 43/401 (11%)
  • I live in the US and I feel like it is getting worse 43/401 (11%)
  • I live in the US and I feel like it is staying the same 32/401 (8%)
  • I live outside of the US and I feel like it is staying the same 28/401 (7%)
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    Are You Making Any Money Online? March Poll Results

    Thanks to 357 people who took our poll in March. The question was: Are you making any money online?

    Here’s how they responded:

  • Yes, I make my living online. 167/357 (47%)
  • No, I havent started yet and just learning. 73/357 (20%)
  • No, Im trying but no money yet. 67/357 (19%)
  • Yes, I make a little each month. 50/357 (14%)
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    What is Your Monthly Budget to Promote Your Website?

    Here are the results for our November poll. Thanks to over 2,600 readers who took time to take the poll.

    Question: What is your monthly budget to promote your website?

    • $0-100                         142/2694 (5%)
    • $101-250                     22/2694 (1%)
    • $251-500                     13/2694 (0%)
    • $500-1000                   4/2694 (0%)
    • $1000+                        2513/2694 (93%)

    An overwhelming majority (93%) of our visitors had a monthly budget of $1000 or more to promote their website. This further confirms the importance of doing business online. We appreciate you for using AddMe as your source for information and learning. We’ll do our best to continue bringing you more helpful resources.

    If you have a minute, please feel free to take our newest poll in the sidebar. Read more...

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    What Best Describes Your Occupational Role?

    Here are the results for our October poll. Thanks to over 1,300 readers who took time to take the poll.

    Question: What best describes your occupational role?

  • Domainer 3/1346 (0%)
  • Writer 13/1346 (1%)
  • Freelancer 27/1346 (2%)
  • Online marketer or SEO 45/1346 (3%)
  • Web designer or developer 16/1346 (1%)
  • New and learning 1165/1346 (87%)
  • Small business owner 77/1346 (6%)
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    How Do You Primarily Learn about SEO or Online Marketing?

    Here are the results for our September poll. Thanks to the 300+ people who took time to take the poll.

    Question: How do you primarily learn about SEO or online marketing?

  • Learn or discuss via forums. 7/314 (2%)
  • Read books/ebooks. 192/314 (61%)
  • Read online blogs or articles. 71/314 (23%)
  • Watch videos or podcasts. 44/314 (14%)
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    How Has the Google Penguin Updates Affected Your Site?

    The results are in for our July/August poll. Thanks to over 1,500 people that participated in this poll.

    Question: How has the Google Penguin updates affected your site?

    • What is a Google Penguin? 1332/1503 (89%)
    • Lost rankings 101/1503 (7%)
    • No change 49/1503 (3%)
    • Gained rankings 21/1503 (1%)

    I have to admit – I was pretty surprised by the results of this poll. An overwhelming 89% of the visitors who took the poll had no idea what Google Penguin was. If you follow SEO at all, it’s a highly-discussed topic nowadays. It is one of the biggest Google algorithm updates of recent times, so you should definitely keep up to date on it. Read more...

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