Flap previously reported Dental Town: How Does Blog Traffic Compare.
Flap was discussing with a colleague today about the immense growth of the blogosphere and what it means for dental bulletin boards and web sites. So, I started to compare.
Here is the Dental Town site probably the largest (at least by Howard Farranâ€™s claims) dental bulletin board site. It boasts over 56,000 members (unverifiable and likely a grossly inflated number since so-called Townies can join with more than one name and/or identity). There are no sitemeter counters that Flap can see on the site.
It appears that participation in their annual Townie Choice Awards is down.
The downloadable ballot is here.
After 9 days of the Survey their traffic was:
Today’s numbers are:
Voting Aug 1 – Aug 31
Voting Aug 24 – Sept 30
But, voting has been extended apparently for another 7 days.
Have dentists abandoned Dental Town or are they just refusing to complete a commercial survey?