Auction_thumb - PR5 Linux compatible hardware reviews, AdSense and CPM monetized

Auction Ended Unsold


Bidding History: 6 bids
Sat, 24 Nov 2012 07:31:23 EST
Mon, 24 Dec 2012 10:16:25 EST

Website Statistics and Collected Data

External Ranks

Google PageRank 5
Alexa Rank 18,396


Links in Google 198
MajesticSEO Inbound Links 17,807,979

Other Stats

SEMRush Keywords in Google 6,506
Domain Registration Date 5 Jun, 2004
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Overview: provides detailed and unbiased hardware reviews for components compatible with the Linux operating system. The site is divided into several sections: computers, display drivers, graphics cards, motherboards, peripherals, processors, software, operating systems, and all articles.

What's Included:

Included with the sale is the and domains, the custom content management system powering the site, and all hosted content on the domain -- including the Phoronix Forums. There are also the Twitter and Facebook Phoronix fan pages.

Site Operation: is single-handedly managed day-to-day and includes writing new content, moderating the Phoronix Forums, and responding to emails.

Why Site is being Sold:

From the owner: " was founded in 2004 and it's been a fun ride since and the site continues to be extremely popular, but after running it single-handedly on a day-to-day basis since its inception, it's now time for a break and to re-task on other projects."


Additional Revenue Details

Revenue is primarily generated via cost-per-impression advertisements through tier-one ad networks (IDG TechNetwork, Google AdSense, Tribal Fusion, Kontera), a few direct-sale advertisements, and through offering a subscription option on the site to pay a fixed-price per month/year to view the entire web-site without ads and to view multi-page articles on a single page.

Expenses are $600/month - The only fixed costs to operating the site is a dedicated server and domain costs. The site is run and managed by its founder.


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