Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday February 18, 2013

All Websites Are Connected By 19 Clicks or Less

According to some Hungarian physicist with more time on his hands than the average internet user, every website on the internet is connected by 19 clicks or less. eek!

No one knows for sure how many individual pages are on the web, but right now, it’s estimated that there are more than 14 billion. Recently, though, Hungarian physicist Albert-Lأ،szlأ³ Barabأ،si discovered something surprising about this massive number: Like actors in Hollywood connected by Kevin Bacon, from every single one of these pages you can navigate to any other in 19 clicks or less.