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It’s no wonder I don’t Trust Feedburner Numbers

Posted by geeknews at 1:11 PM on August 4, 2008

This site does not use Feedburner nor it never will because I knew a long time ago that I can measure my own readership statistics a lot better than any third party will ever be able to.

I never understood why people would use a service in which they don’t need. My blog application creates perfectly good RSS feeds, to ask a third party to copy that data and then redisplay under their branding never made any sense.

But now it turns out that spoofing ones subscriber numbers with Feedburner turns out to be pretty easy.. [Hack your FeedBurner Numbers Today]