Facebook overtakes Google as number one website in the world.

An interesting milestone ocurred earlier this week when the popular website traffic company Alexa reported that Facebook had replaced Google as the number one website in the world. Alexa is a subsiduary of Amazon.com and is a reputable site which provides traffic data, global rankings and other informnation on over 30 million websites globally and is visited by over 8 million people each month.

Alexa ranks the top websites by their one month traffic rank. This one month traffic ranking is calculated by Alexa from using a combination of average daily visitors and pageviewes on the past month. The site with the highest combination of visitors and pageviews is ranked #1

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