Facebook Wins the Popularity Race
The post popular type in domain names are Facebook.com followed by Google.com according to Chris Finke who has collected and analyzed data from his Firefox browser add-on URL Fixer. The URL fixer corrects typos in URL’s that individuals enter into the address bar. Finke analyzed more than 7.5 million URL bar entires and he found that facebook.com was the most widely mis-typed domain name with google coming in second. The majority of mis-typed domain names however don’t end up on scam websites. The full analysis is available at www.chrisfinke.com/2011/07/25/what-do-people-type-in-the-address-bar.