Friday, January 18, 2008

Happy 100! The State of the Mixx

Today Mixx has reached a milestone! This is our 100th day of being open to the public, and we never could have done it without you. We love our jobs, but you definitely make it a lot more fun to come in every day. We’ve always tried to keep you up-to-date with everything that’s going on, and we absolutely want to know what you think of us. So in that same spirit of openness, we give you:

The State of Mixx at 100 Days:

  • We’re now averaging hundreds of thousands of unique visitors each month
  • There are tens of thousands of registered Mixxers – 78% of whom have personalized their Mixx pages with more than 10 category tags
  • Mixxers have created more than 700 groups, and counting
  • So far, more than 5 million votes have been cast
  • We now have a library of more than 50,000 tags submitted by Mixxers
  • Mixx buttons have been found on the websites of some of the biggest media companies, including USA Today , Reuters, The L.A. Times, Slate, Forecast Earth from The Weather Channel, and Kaboose, with more on the way
  • And it’s not just the big dogs! Many very cool and interesting blogs have added a Mixx button, allowing Mixxers to get great information from diverse sources.