Have any of you seen The Social Network? I highly recommend it. Not only because I am just a teeny tiny bit of a computer nerd, but as I’m sure you’ve heard by now, it’s just a really really good movie.
I’ll let you form your own opinions, but the one thing that stood out to me as I watched the film was a scene where one of the characters said to Mark Zuckerberg, “you got 22,000 hits in two hours? Wow.”
And all the computer-nerd-blogger in me could think was: Wow.
How cool is that? What’s up, Pakistan! Hello, China! Cheers, UK! Bon Jour, France! Slovenia? Who would’ve thought?? Malaysia? Come on! And of course my buddies up north, eh?
The thing I love about stats is that it tells me that all is not lost. I am not alone. My parents are not the only ones reading my blog (hi guys!) And it propels me to do more. It’s kind of like crack. I see some hits, and I want to see more. So I keep writing.
I may not be a computer engineer on a college campus getting 22,000 hits in two hours, but I am totally psyched to see this when I open my stats page: