Five years of blogging

Persistence, right?

It’s been five years since I started this blog, and every year I happen to write a report. If you are curious about my progress, check out the previous reports:

Page Views

Compared to last year, the traffic almost doubled, and now I get around 270K page views and over 130K visitors on a monthly basis.

Overall, in these five years, I got over 5 million page views and 2.7 million visitors. Cool, right?

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Upgrading to WordPress.com Business Plan

Introduction

In this article, I’m going to explain why I took the decision of giving my blog and upgrade and why I chose the WordPress.com Business Plan.

When I started this blog, I chose WordPress.com because, compared to Blogger or other blogging services, it seemed a much more flexible alternative, especially in the long-run. Most web designers I knew were very familiar with WordPress, not to mention that it powers 25% of all Internet websites.

Four years, I’ve been using the Free Plan which, other than a Domain Name, it does not cost a dime. In the beginning, this was very convenient since I didn’t know what to expect from blogging. I was not sure if I was going to like it or stick to it.

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Four years of blogging

Time flies when you’re having fun

It’s been fours years since I started this blog, and every year I happen to write a report. If you are curious about my progress, check out the previous reports:

Page Views

Compared to last year, the traffic doubled and now I get around 150K page views and over 75K visitors on a monthly basis.

Overall, in these four years, I got over 2.5 million page views and 1.4 million visitors. Looks like high-performance data access is still a thing after all.

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