Today i checked in on theleavingcert.com’s January stats and to my surprise it’s been our 2nd best month on record. It seems like site just keeps growing and growing and i still feel i can do a lot more with it, i just can’t quite give it the time it needs at the minute…
On Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday past, theleavingcert.com broke it’s daily traffic record day after day. 1408 visits on Monday, 1422 on Tuesday and 1437 on Wednesday. Traffic will peak again next week and no doubt set more new records. However, it’s not the only site with a predicted traffic explosion.
It’s easy to look at stats and admire them, dissect them, highlight potential opportunities, perhaps some weaknesses… but i find that’s a bit too easy. For me, i view stats as another form of reward and punishment. If stats are up on last month – it’s a reward. If they’re down, it’s punishment. What goes … Read moreusing stats as motivation
It’s pretty clear this blog is once again going to smash it’s own records in 2009. From Jan 1st 2009 up until yesterday, smemon.com has had over 65,000 unique visits & 82,000 pageviews in 2009 (less than 6 months in). In 2008 (over 12 months) smemon.com received just over 80,000 unique visits and 127,000 pageviews. … Read moreblog goals for next 6 months
I was bored today, so i decided to look at some stats for this blog and compare 2009 with previous years. It made for impressive reading 🙂 2009 is already on course for a 186% rise in traffic over 2008. 2008 seen an increase of 524% over 2007 (i’m measuring unique visits only). I’ve compared … Read moreTraffic up 1400% against 2007