It seems many people are breathing some relief, and I’m not sure why. An epidemic curve has a relatively predictable upslope and once the peak is reached, the back slope is also predictable. Assuming we have just crested in deaths at 70k, that would...
Rand FishkinI know we've all read a lot, maybe too much, on COVID-19. But this piece, by Biology Prof Erin Bromage, was one of the most practical, helpful pieces I've come across. If you want to know what's high vs low-risk for spreading this disease
Honestly, I wasn't sure how to begin this story or how to fit all the insanity into the title. It's a story involving patents, patent trolling, Covid-19, Theranos, and even the company that brought us all WeWork: SoftBank. Oh, and also Irell...
The last few weeks have seen unprecedented changes in how people live and work around the world. Over time more and more companies have given their employees the right to work from home, restricted business travel and, in some cases, outright sent...
Rand FishkinCloudflare analyzed web traffic changes over the last couple months in areas of heaviest outbreak:
Seattle +30% more web usage
Northern Italy +40%
South Korea +5%
Good time to be serving folks online
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