Tag Archives: blog stats

Year in review: 2016

I was concerned because I hadn’t received a 2016 WordPress Year in Review as I did in 2014 and 2015. So I checked the Support forums and found out some bad news–WordPress is not doing those this year.  That makes … Continue reading

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Not ready to run with the big dogs.

I’m not ready to run with the big dogs in the blogging world yet–nowhere near.   This puppy still requires a lot from me just to stay alive from day to day.  If this blog tried to run with the big dogs … Continue reading

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The dirty dozen.

These are my 12 most popular posts for 2016 so far.    I wish I could show a list for ALL TIME, but WordPress doesn’t seem to have a function for that.  Anyway, without further ado, here they are!  (If … Continue reading

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A nice surprise.

I just got this WordPress notification. Thank you!

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Why I blog.

I read a very interesting article today called Pimping for Likes (thanks again to Opinionated Man, I found another great new blog to follow).  The post addresses the all too common frustrations we bloggers experience when our Likes, views or … Continue reading

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Two kind of incredible things that happened to me yesterday!

1. I got a new car! It’s a 1999 Toyota Corolla, great condition, runs like a dream. A little low to the ground, but I’ll get used to it. I got it at a low price through a guy through … Continue reading

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I know this is one of the things I said a blogger shouldn’t do, but…

  I just can’t keep this to myself.   This blog is about to hit a major milestone, probably sometime tomorrow: 50K views this month!   Thanks so much to all of you who have helped this to happen!  I’m … Continue reading

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Lucky Otter’s Haven is growing up!

Graph showing how this blog has grown since October 2014 (September 2014 is not available but was even lower than October). I remember thinking 50 views a day was a big deal (that’s about where “Down The Rabbit Hole” is … Continue reading

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Well, I just have to say it.

May 18, 2015: 2,597 views. My October 3 article, A Match Made in Hell: Narcissists and HSPs, has exceeded 1K Facebook shares. I can’t believe this. Obviously it hit a nerve out there. Thank you, thank you, thank you! ❤

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Holy fettucini! Has this article gone VIRAL?

What the f*ck? 😮 Seriously, what the actual f*ck? I noticed my views were WAY up, and opened my stats page to see what was going on. Here is what I saw. On investigation, it has something to do with … Continue reading

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