Account Manager Cate Dunn shared this email with the team today:
Following AOL’s recent data leak, Slate columnist Paul Boutin synthesizes the data from http://www.splunkd.com/ (which has preserved the data despite AOL’s attempts to recall) to create the seven types of searchers. Mostly general (and some humorous) information, but some interesting bits including:
“The guy who searches for the same thing over and over and over. . .(is) most likely to craft advanced search terms like "craven randy fanfic -wes" and "pfeffern**sse."