The club site today picked up its 10,000th hit, just ahead of its first birthday next Wednesday.
The 10,000th his was this evening – a hit being any page opened, so an individual visitor can clock up many hits at the one go. In the year we’ve been on the internet waves, we’ve had visitors from all around the world, as this hit map shows –
Granted, some of those far-flung countries was me – my travel blog is linked to this site, so I have to log in via the club site. Still, the list of countries who’ve dropped in includes –
In the past couple of months, we’ve been averaging closer to 2,000 hits per month, so birthday 2 could see us up to 30,000 hits!
Most the google searches which brought people here are either variations of the site’s name or players (take a bow Michael Kearney, Zdravko, Mihailo, Conor Devilly, Cal Nolan, Nicky Benson, Gerry, Pawel, John Healy, Luke-Andrew, Bhadrajee, Dylan, Finn but NOT me!!). My favourite, though, is “Ruy Lopez 3. … Bd6”, which returned this near-disaster from Dan back in February. So at least others are learning from our mistakes!
Keep dropping in, everyone!