Three years ago tomorrow on July 1st 2013 this blog began with a post that summarized my first 5 years of advocacy in
Over the last 8 years & Virginia General Assemblies I’ve posted numerous times what I do as a volunteer advocate, what my goals are and my deep appreciation to my readers/followers/supporters. So I’m not going to repeat any of that on the 3rd anniversary of this blog but I AM going to share the growth in page-views (visitors) because I’m so impressed by it.
- In the first year (July 1, 2013 to June 30 2014) I posted http://goo.gl/QU7JiN this blogs page-views totaled 30,500.
Ø This broke down to be 2,541 views per month
- In the second year (July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015) I posted http://goo.gl/LYyJsu total blog page-views was 92,036, that was 61,536 additional views in those 12 months.
Ø A 201% increase in page views in 12 months
Ø This broke out to be 5,128 views per month
- And now from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 the total blog page-views have reached 177,069. That’s 85,033 new views in the last 12 months.
Ø A 92.39% increase in page views in 12 months
Ø This breaks out to be 7,086 views per month
Thank you all for following this blog and making it a daily, weekly or monthly go-to for data, news and action items.
Also…………. a few weeks ago you probably noticed I changed the background-pattern and color-way of the blog to freshen up the look after three years of it being brown. Change is good! Now if I could just convince the 140 Virginia Legislators of that.
Mary Davye Devoy