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German term or phrase:Site
English translation:+ 10 mio. hits
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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03:56 Dec 4, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing - Internet, e-Commerce
German term or phrase: Site
A web site providing info on travel planning states, as proof of its success, that 'Ende August waren bereits mehr als 10 Millionen Millionen Sites aufgerufen worden'. Could this mean that there were 10 mill hits, or 10 million searches carried out?
+ 10 mio. hits
Explanation:
You're correct:

by the end of August more than 10 mio. hits/searches were carried out through their site.
For an interesting site re. tracking web activity, go to: www.alexa.com

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:54
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Summary of answers provided
na?? other travel sites were accessed from this site ??Dan McCrosky
nahit
Mats Wiman
na+ 10 mio. hits
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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7 mins
+ 10 mio. hits


Explanation:
You're correct:

by the end of August more than 10 mio. hits/searches were carried out through their site.
For an interesting site re. tracking web activity, go to: www.alexa.com

HTH


Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:54
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Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
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40 mins
hit


Explanation:
It's obvious that the amount of searches is not equal to number of hits.
Arriving at a site can definitively be termed a 'hit', it being the result of a search.

Mats Wiman
Sweden
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55 mins
?? other travel sites were accessed from this site ??


Explanation:
Point #1: Deltra and you could quite well be right but also possible is that 10,000,000,000,000 (10 trillion AE) (10 billion old BE) other travel sites were accessed from this site.

Point #2: There is a typo somewhere in your question, either in the German or English. If the English is right then the German should read "10 Millionen sites". If the German is right then the English should probably be typed in digits to avoid confusion with millions, billions, and trillions.

HTH - Dan


Dan McCrosky
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Jan 22, 2013 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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