Stats up the wazoo

In late June, an advertiser asked me for some stats on MeFi's readership and I had no clue. I haven't tracked web server stats in about two years, and back then it was serving about 2 million pages on a good month to about 200k unique IP addresses.

July marks the first full month of statistic gathering, and the numbers are astounding. Here are stats for http://www.metafilter.com only (metatalk and ask mefi aren't included in this):

# of unique IPs: 439,043
# of visits: 1,290,148
# of pages served: 6,361,029
bandwidth used: 230.4 Gb

Over six million pages were spit out by the servers. That's totally beyond my wildest guesses.

Ask MetaFilter gets quite a bit less traffic, here are the stats on Ask MeFi alone:

# of unique IPs: 159,952
# of visits: 498,454
# of pages served: 1,921,124
bandwidth used: 45.2 Gb

 

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