Via Brent Simmons’ Ranchero, some RSS traffic stats from FeedBurner, including the surprising claim that RSS circulation is growing by 1% every weekday. Herewith numbers from ongoing; lower but interesting.

Graph of RSS feed fetches from ongoing

The data is from 2004. Growth from 121 thousand to 258 thousand over the course of a year is not too bad, but averaged out, it represents 1.6568%/week. Which is not that great. The variation is more than a little weird.


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