LuXplosion 2010: About.com Antiques Nominated For The Effete Antiques Category
The Internet realm in the last decade or so has evolved into one of the foremost element of our lives, ushering us into an era, that is solely dominated by technology. Yet, there is still one historical element to this 21st century lifestyle, that keeps us attuned to the past. This element is the passion of collecting antique products and items, that not only glorifies the décor of one’s home but also provides us with a unique insight into the colorful history of mankind. One such online entity is About.com Antiques, an antique blog designed to bring the elusive world of antiques all the more closer to millions of users across the globe. For its immaculate coverage of the antique vertical, About.com Antiques has now been nominated for the Effete Antiques category at the LuXplosion 2010.
About.com Antiques is a sub division of one of the most popular knowledge banks on the web, About.com, a website that is dedicated towards providing critical information and know-how on a variety of topics including parenting, health care, technology, cooking, antiques etc. This incredible portal is composed of more than 800 guides on a plethora of categories and with About.com Antiques, this online service provides the users with expert professional opinions and commentaries, to help them make sound and beneficial decisions. At the time of this writing, About.com Antiques has recorded a dedicated readership of an impressive 44,000 monthly unique visitors, along with an astounding 830,000 page views. Google PageRank places this incredible antique blog at a respectable 5th rank, while Alexa has given the overall About.com portal 64 position in its global traffic rankings.