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    TSR is one of the biggest student forums. Supposedly. but I see all the same posters replying/making threads for example. (don't worry your're awesome for it though ).

    how big is the TSR actually? is it as big as it is? how many people use this site?
    is there a census or something similar for this site so we know what TSR population is?
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    One for jenhasdreams? :dontknow: Or perhaps… Captain Jack? :dontknow:

    TSR has a lotttttt of members, quite a few don't post - we're nearly at 2m! (I think)
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    (Original post by bizzy_penguin)
    TSR is one of the biggest student forums. Supposedly. but I see all the same posters replying/making threads for example. (don't worry your're awesome for it though ).

    how big is the TSR actually? is it as big as it is? how many people use this site?
    is there a census or something similar for this site so we know what TSR population is?
    It's interesting to look at it on the Internet Map, which gives an idea of it's relative visitor numbers. It's actually fairly large for a site like this, Twitter.com is nearby on the map and you can see that although Student Room looks small in comparison, it's not really tiny like a lot of sites.
    http://internet-map.net/#9-133.00666....7077261532304
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    (Original post by bizzy_penguin)
    TSR is one of the biggest student forums. Supposedly. but I see all the same posters replying/making threads for example. (don't worry your're awesome for it though ).

    how big is the TSR actually? is it as big as it is? how many people use this site?
    is there a census or something similar for this site so we know what TSR population is?
    Bear in mind that whilst there might be a smaller group of people who regularly post in the more social parts of the website, if you go into study help or university applications you get a much larger variety.
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    It's interesting to look at it on the Internet Map, which gives an idea of it's relative visitor numbers. It's actually fairly large for a site like this, Twitter.com is nearby on the map and you can see that although Student Room looks small in comparison, it's not really tiny like a lot of sites.
    http://internet-map.net/#9-133.00666....7077261532304
    that's interesting I'll take a look at that, thanks- I guess a lot of people are still lurking on here then? (not a bad thing) every student in the uk and other countries might not use TSR regularly but have still account perhaps
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    (Original post by iEthan)
    One for jenhasdreams? :dontknow: Or perhaps… Captain Jack? :dontknow:

    TSR has a lotttttt of members, quite a few don't post - we're nearly at 2m! (I think)
    It would be interesting to see stats of active members. I doubt that it's more than in the tens of thousands.
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    It would be interesting to see stats of active members. I doubt that it's more than in the tens of thousands.
    I wouldn't know, I just spend my time moving threads and uh… doing other stuff… mainly reading all of the threads in Chat (trust me… ALL OF THEM :bawling:).
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    (Original post by Plagioclase)
    Bear in mind that whilst there might be a smaller group of people who regularly post in the more social parts of the website, if you go into study help or university applications you get a much larger variety.
    ah right thats also interesting - I'm guessing TSR gets a whole load of new members around exam time / results day / mock results time when everyones posting about exams / results, which causes the site to crash? so its HUGE then
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    It would be interesting to see stats of active members. I doubt that it's more than in the tens of thousands.
    is that like rounding very active posters up on each section and seeing how active they are? so a poster posting in a small section could be well known on a sub forum because not many people post on that sub-forum
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    (Original post by iEthan)
    I wouldn't know, I just spend my time moving threads and uh… doing other stuff… mainly reading all of the threads in Chat (trust me… ALL OF THEM :bawling:).
    All of them? OMG. :eek4:

    Do you dream about second rate scams, phony sex chat and people pretending they know about relationships?
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    All of them? OMG. :eek4:

    Do you dream about second rate scams, phony sex chat and people pretending they know about relationships?
    I dream about greatguy's latest tours around the country, which is what has been plaguing Chat these past few nights. :rofl2:
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    (Original post by iEthan)
    I dream about greatguy's latest tours around the country, which is what has been plaguing Chat these past few nights. :rofl2:
    I must catch up, they sound fascinating.
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    (Original post by bizzy_penguin)
    TSR is one of the biggest student forums. Supposedly. but I see all the same posters replying/making threads for example. (don't worry your're awesome for it though ).

    how big is the TSR actually? is it as big as it is? how many people use this site?
    is there a census or something similar for this site so we know what TSR population is?
    Nah, bruv
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    (Original post by bizzy_penguin)
    TSR is one of the biggest student forums. Supposedly. but I see all the same posters replying/making threads for example. (don't worry your're awesome for it though ).

    how big is the TSR actually? is it as big as it is? how many people use this site?
    is there a census or something similar for this site so we know what TSR population is?
    6 - 7 million unique people read it each month. About 2,000 different posters every day. Across the year, the number of posters will be in the hundreds of thousands.
 
 
 
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