Category Archives: statistics

Beating Last Year’s Numbers

At the beginning of the year, I hoped that I would double the number of views I had from the past year. I had done that in both 2016 and 2017–though I failed to do so in 2018–I thought it … Continue reading

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Statistically Speaking

Perhaps I shouldn’t look at the statistics that WP provides. It leads me to thinking weird things. When I read that back to myself, it is obvious that I had better explain myself.  I am not talking about the total … Continue reading

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Reaching A Goal I Had Only Subconsciously Set For Myself

Yesterday, my blog recorded its ten thousandth view for this year. That is a fantastic number for me.  In my first year, I had less than one thousand.  I never formally acknowledged that I wanted to reach this number, but … Continue reading

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Hey WordPress!

Hey WordPress!! Where is my year in review?  I distinctly remember getting that every year and finding it quite fascinating.  I had a chance to look at stats in a way that I do not normally do.  I am pretty … Continue reading

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Discussions I Find Myself In

Today, I decided to take a look at my blog stats. These are the things I learned: Although I though I was rather prolific last year, I have already written more posts than I did last year. I have already … Continue reading

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Reading Too Much into a Reading Bias?

Do I have a reading bias? If I do, is that really a bad thing, or just a preference, much like having a genre preference? I have never really concerned myself with these questions, but several things have prompted me … Continue reading

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