Monday, March 26, 2007

[visitors] sobering indeed

Everyone says unique visitor stats don't matter at all. Maybe. Just had a squiz at today's and the jaw dropped. Too depressed to quote numbers but let's say it's 40% of the average.

Had a feeling the deathly silence on the Jeckyll Island post might augur badly and the way I've had trouble with Blogger in the last few days, loading and leaving comments on people's sites ... well, I half expected it.

Another possible reason is the awful grey weather [presuming you also have awful grey weather]. Another reason is maybe people's busy-ness. Another reason might be ...

Oh, I don't know.

6 comments:

Ellee said...

James, there's often no rhyme or reason to these things, I bet it's shot up again if you check it now.

ThunderDragon said...

I get incredibly random differences. One day I won't post but get loads of visitors, and I'll post loads and get nowhere near as many!

mutterings and meanderings said...

Over the weekend, I left lots of witty responses to lots of posts on lots blogs. Unfortunately, Blogger ate them all. After I've typed the same thing out twice and lost it, I kinda lose the will ...

Tom Paine said...

If it's any consolation, I think you are on good form. Follow the wisdom of Kenny Rogers. "Never count your money (or stats), while you're sitting at the table; there'll be time enough for counting, when the dealing's done."

james higham said...

Lady Ellee, Thunderdragon, you're a comfort. M&M - yes I know that feeling well. I sympathize. Tom - thanks. Yes, the advice was right because there's been an amazing rally when it was least expected.

sally in norfolk said...

I have been too busy out walking...but home now for a couple of days so will catch up with all my Blogs.........Then I will be off walking again.. :-) No rest for the wicked as they say...