When I write up these end-of-month traffic reviews, I generally just use Google Analytics' numbers. However, I have Statcounter and Sitemeter also running on my site, and this past month, February 2008, will require the use of all 3 … [Read more...] about Thanks for the Hits: February 2008 Top Referrals and Other Stats
Is it just me or did the first half of January fly by while the second half just dragged on? Well, it's finally the end of the month and you know what that means, right?STATISTICS! January 2008 Top Traffic Referrers First, let's see the 5 … [Read more...] about Thanks for the Hits: January 2008 Top Traffic Referrers
Some of you who visit my site may have noticed the new advertisements appearing above the content. I figured now is the time to talk a bit about monetizing my site. I'll state right now that this isn't meant to be a tutorial, so don't get your hopes … [Read more...] about How I Monetize My Blog
For all of you interested in what sites I have in my Google Reader (Personal Finance related at least), you can check them out on my Reader List Page. I have 78 PF-related sites in my reader, down from 80 at my last update in mid-November. However, I … [Read more...] about Updated My Reader List Page – Jan 4, 2008
Some of you may have noticed that 2 weeks ago, and then again yesterday, I implemented a "post teaser" on my index pages (such as my homepage), rather than showing the complete post. Why? I'm not looking to get more clicks to my article pages. … [Read more...] about Notice the changes on the Clever Dude homepage?
Another month has rolled by since the July report. According to Google Analytics, I had almost 13,000 unique visitors last month (August), and over 23,000 pageviews. Wow! It wasn't my biggest month ever, but my site continues to grow even through the … [Read more...] about Thanks for the hits! August 2007 top referring PF sites