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50,000 pages viewed

November 1, 2013

Today this blog site reached a milestone of over 50,000 page views, since it was started 4 years ago.

This may mean that you will start seeing few more adverts, but I hope this does not spoil your enjoyment of reading about the activities of the village trust.

96 people are now following the site and being automatically notified of new blogs, so we may reach 100 before our fourth birthday on November 15th – please ask your friends to sign up!

Blog Stats

40,000 hits

April 3, 2013

The blog site has reached another milestone, having today recorded 40,000 page views over the last 3 years and 3 months since it was first set up, which does not include my own visits to view or update the site.

The table shows the monthly hits which saw a peak of over 7,000 page views in June 2012, when the Olympic Torch came through the village. [Click table to enlarge]

40000 hits

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2012 in review

December 31, 2012

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. The SBVT blog had 24,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 6 Film Festivals

Click here to see the complete report.

2011 in review

January 3, 2012

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,400times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people.

In 2011, there were 45 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 117 posts. There were 145 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 150mb. That’s about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 26th with 168 views. The most popular post that day was Victorian Christmas Weekend.

The top referring sites in 2011 were:


Some visitors came searching, mostly for shotley bridge village trust,shotley bridge victorian weekend, and shotley bridge victorian weekend 2011

Most visitors came from The United Kingdom. The United States & Australia were not far behind.

These are the posts that got the most views in 2011.

  • Victorian Christmas Spectacular  October 2011
  • SBVT Open Meeting  February 2011
  • Photographic competition  May 2011
  • Old Shotley Bridge photos  April 2011
  • Victorian Christmas Spectacular  November 2010

10,000 hits

December 12, 2011

Yesterday saw the 10,000th hit on the site, just past its second birthday, with 92 page views in total during the day and 1077 during the entire month.

The highest number of hits in November was on the 26th when there were 168 page views recorded, with many users searching for information about the Victorian Weekend.