Bulgaria, Poland and Slovakia. Other findings

■ France, Belgium, Italy and Macedonia have women’s portals among their top-ten local sites.

■ Find the odd man out: Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland and Greece all have weather sites on their topten

list. The Greek seem to be very interested in the weather, with a weather website in third place.

■ The Swedes have only two categories of local websites in their top ten: News and Entertainment and Shopping and Classifieds.

■ Finland and Bulgaria have baby advice sites in their top-ten lists, under the Lifestyle category.

■ Germans seem to take their mobile phones into the kitchen, with a recipe website in its top-ten local site list.

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