While we appreciate that Alexa ranks traffic for more than 25 million sites and that Handshake 2.0 ranks in the top 5% of those 25 million sites with an Alexa traffic rank, as of this writing, of 1,106,085, and that Compete tracks site traffic with its own methods, only a site's owner can share what's really happening on a site. Here is a screenshot from our Google Analytics report for July, 2010. The screenshot for a Compete report for the same period follows.
We found interesting What's Up with the Latest Compete.com Stats? by Wesley LeFebvre and Determining Website Traffic Tool Review: Compete.com by Jason Falls.