A Thank You (and a Top Three!)

Merry Christmas, readers!

Image courtesy of stockimages at FreeDigitalPhotos.netOkay, I can’t believe 2015 is so advanced that I’m even saying those words, but what a year it’s been. I know sometime between Christmas and New Years, I along with everyone else will look over my shoulder at this wild, crazy, wonderful year. I think I’ll shake my head—in both amazement and “who knew-ment”—and then I’ll smile. I hope your year in review evokes a smile too.

Speaking of review, I’d like to say thank you to everyone who’s been a faithful reader this year. My hope has always been that, in sharing what is on my heart, I can encourage you, and so many times you have encouraged me with your comments, shares, likes, etc. Thanks for being a part of this wild year and this blog.

If you’re curious, here’s an overview of the top posts of 2015. As you can see, it was a mash-up of a topics! Continue reading “A Thank You (and a Top Three!)”

Analytics: Not the Bottom Line

Analytics. They thrill. They kill.

Thanks to technology, we are able to track so many things. Blog hits. Followers. Views. Even site of referral and the viewer’s city.

I should know. I administrate four Facebook pages and two Twitter pages, handle stats on two blogs, and maintain two websites. Every week, stats bombard me, either through my inbox or through my need to know. Some days, I walk on air. Other days,¬†well…not so much. Continue reading “Analytics: Not the Bottom Line”