Alexa was founded in 1996 that bought by Amazon in 1999. Amazon is retiring Alexa Internet, a service that has provided web traffic analysis for more than two decades.
Alexa is well known for Alexa Rank that ranks the world’s most popular websites according to the information updates on the website and the traffic of the website.
Alexa.com team announced that the company stopped offering new subscriptions on December 8th, 2021 and will shut down on May 1st, 2022. Below is Alexa’s announcement message.
“Twenty-five years ago, we founded Alexa Internet. After two decades of helping you find, reach, and convert your digital audience, we’ve made the difficult decision to retire Alexa.com on May 1, 2022. Thank you for making us your go-to resource for content research, competitive analysis, keyword research, and so much more.” Read Alexa Announcement.
What will happen?
Paid users can export their data;
User can’t buy new subscription, it already stopped;
Existing subscriptions will remain active until May 1, 2022 UTC;
Alexa.com Top Sites and/or the Alexa.com Web Information Service APIs will be retired on December 15, 2022;
User can delete my Alexa.com account.