Question from question and answer:
What about control of information? Well, this gets to part of the value about Sitemeter and, as Jeff Jarvis just said, "Privacy be damned." Instapundit adds that there is something to be said for simply labeling those people who don't want people to inbound link as people who are "not clear on the concept."
In related news, I've just heard from Paul Hardwick about Privacydigest.com.