Data Wags The Long Tail Theory

Harvard Business School Professor looks at the data and finds that  The Long Tail theory does not hold good.  Read the article before HBR yanks the link.

Lee Gomes of WSJ has this to say on the Long Tail theory.

“The Long Tail” seems to have followed the template of many Wired articles: take a partly true, modestly interesting, tech-friendly idea and puff it up to Second Coming proportions.