2007 SEO Blog Traffic Stats

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Many web development websites and search engine optimization blogs are posting year end statistics, and who am I to not be a slave to convention, so the Naked SEO guide will be baring all.

Below is a graph showing traffic increases and I must say I’m extremely pleased at the increasing trend line.

traffic stats graph

Month Number of visits
Jan 2007 2946
Feb 2007 2862
Mar 2007 3175
Apr 2007 5571
May 2007 6784
Jun 2007 5750
Jul 2007 6059
Aug 2007 7419
Sep 2007 9561
Oct 2007 11688
Nov 2007 12984
Dec 2007 11482
Total 86281

Visitors are on the rise, up 290% since the beginning of the year. Thanks guys!

Countries Abbr.
United States US
China cn
Canada ca
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European country eu
Australia au
United Arab Emirates ae
Netherlands nl
Germany de
Great Britain gb
India in
Japan jp
Czech Republic cz
Brazil br
Hong Kong hk
Spain es
Norway no
Switzerland ch
Italy it
South Korea kr
Malaysia my
Russian Federation ru
Singapore sg
France fr
Hungary hu

I find it quite interesting that China is my #2 referrer. No one else I have talked with sees such a large percentage of Chinese visits but I sure have a lot of Red State love.

Top 5 Referrers:

  1. http://www.stumbleupon.com/
  2. http://searchengineland.com/
  3. http://www.techcrunch.com/
  4. http://forums.digitalpoint.com/
  5. http://schools.connectionsacademy.com/
Robots/Spiders Hits+Robots.txt Bandwidth
MSNBot 410427+22980 14.03 GB
Googlebot 209655+622 1.26 GB
Yahoo Slurp 87287+14130 902.02 MB
MSNBot-media 29097+388 757.54 MB
Voila 3853+3679 40.08 MB
Ask 3269+1031 50.03 MB
Internet Shinchakubin 2662+23 32.43 MB
Alexa (IA Archiver) 1458+1157 18.98 MB

Ask.com crawled this site 12455% less than MSNbot and 6313% less than Googlebot. I know Ask is a 4th tier search engine but seriously how can they present authoritative results on anything with such an infrequent crawl rate? I predict Ask.com will drastically change their service model, perhaps becoming a niche search engine for IAC web properties.

All told 2007 was a great year and I appreciate all the fantastic discussion and positive and negative comments. 99% of the visitors had something positive and helpful to say and were great contributors to this SEO blog.

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3 Responses to “2007 SEO Blog Traffic Stats”

  1. SEO Canada Says:

    Nice increase in traffic 🙂 Have you had many conversions from your blog? Cheers, and keep it up!

  2. Steve Simpson Says:

    I have observed SEO traffic to be steadily increasing, any more tips on optimization would be very helpful.

  3. Rogers Says:

    I am not sure where you’re getting your SEO information, I needs to spend some time learning much more about search engine traffic trends.

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