OzBargain Zeitgeist 2013 : Top stores, deals and comments

neil on 09/01/2014 at 2:38 pm, filed under Stats

2013 was another successful year of deals, posts, and comments on OzBargain. Overall OzBargain Stats for 2013 (vs 2012): Pageviews: 210,501,797 ( 35% ) Visitors: 69,696,557 ( 28%) Browsers:  Chrome: 40.89% ( 8%) , Safari 21.65% ( 1%), Firefox 17.79% ( 6%), Internet Explorer 11.24% ( 5%), Opera .74 ( .4%) Top Referral Traffic: Whirlpool 1.53% […]

The Death of Google Reader

neil on 27/06/2013 at 6:14 pm, filed under OzBargain, Stats

If I could track the time I spend on websites I use throughout the day, it would probably look like: 99% Google Reader .5% OzBargain .5% everything else It was to my surprise and disappointment to learn that Google will be closing Reader in less than a week (July 1). There have been countless articles […]

OzBargain Zeitgeist 2012 : Top stores, deals and comments

neil on 08/01/2013 at 10:44 am, filed under OzBargain, Stats

2012 was another successful year of bargains on OzBargain. Let’s examine some of the trends from 2012. Deals: 2012: 19,032 Published | 3886  Front Page | 2,459 Removed Deals | Vote average: 16.74 2011: 15,234 Published  | 3665 Front Page | 2,616 Removed Deals | Vote average: 16.57 Published:  20% | Front page  5.6%  | 6.1% […]

Popular stores, deals, and trends in 2012

neil on 21/08/2012 at 9:00 am, filed under OzBargain, Stats

There have been 52, 940 deals posted on OzBargain.  Fifteen percent of all deals posted are for the following 10 stores. Amount of posts per store Store Total 2012 (1/1-17/8) 2012 (est) 2011 2010 Dick Smith 1241 357 490 392 213 Big W 974 265 363 418 119 iTunes Store 835 344 472 378 110 […]

OzBargain Browser & Device Statistics

neil on 03/08/2012 at 12:36 pm, filed under OzBargain, Stats

It’s interesting to see the current trends in the Internet shift towards mobile devices. Current browser statistics from Wikipedia state the following: Internet Explorer Chrome Firefox Safari Opera Android Mobile Total 28.95% 29.35% 22.00% 8.81% 3.82% 2.28% 10.40% Our stats show there is certainty no love for Internet Explorer but an increasing trend in mobile […]

The death of voucher sites?

neil on 04/07/2012 at 9:00 am, filed under Group Buy, OzBargain, Stats

The first voucher (group buy) site appeared on OzBargain around the beginning of January 2010 in the form of Ouffer. One by one, the market became saturated by these voucher sites. So has the bubble burst and  are these sites days numbered? Just by looking at the amount of voucher sites, one could make the […]