For all those who think there are more folks viewing this blog than shown as Followers -- you are right! Thanks to those who recommended that I get a counter. Blogger now provides one. Here are the lifetime stats for this blog: (stats do not include my own visits)
Average usage: about 2900 visits per month
Nearly all are from the United States and Canada, but also from the Netherlands, Mexico, the UK, Australia, Honduras, Germany, Ireland, and Russia. There are others, but those are the top ten countries.
Top ten all-time favorite posts*:
# 1 I Am A Child of God 1001 page views
# 2 A Poor, Wayfaring Man of Grief 509 page views
# 3 Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing 313 page views
# 4 Lead Kindly Light 255 page views
# 5 I Know That My Redeemer Lives 235 page views
# 6 A Poor, Wayfaring Man of Grief MP3 101 page views
# 7 O Holy Night 98 page views
# 8 Softly and Tenderly, Jesus Is Calling 90 page views
# 9 Praise to the Man 88 page views
# 10 Teach Me to Walk in the Light 87 page views
* Sorry! I can't track downloads, as they are link visits to my hosting website, which is not equipped. I'm working on it.
About 80% of the searches that resulted in hits on this blog included the words "Mormon" or "LDS" and "guitar" in the search terms. About 80% of the searches were in some form of Google.
Your favorite operating systems were: Windows, Macintosh, iPhone, iPod, iPad, Linnux, Unix, Blackberry, Danger, and Nintendo Wii. Whoever you are out there who is reading the tabs on a Blackberry, your nickname ought to be "Hawkeye!"