GOTB – Year in Review 2018

Writing the 2017 Review for Get Off The Bandwagon seems both a lifetime ago, and only yesterday. The good news is, the number of readers on the site has remained incredibly healthy, despite the lesser news of not much content being produced over the last twelve months.

Stats

  • 2018 saw 15,649 unique visitors to the site (down from 18,748 in 2017).
  • Nearly 75% of the views were from the UK and USA, with Canada third.


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GOTB – Year in Review 2017

So, another year has passed. It’s fair to say the traffic for this site has continued on a fantastic upwards trajectory, and while not all of my goals from the 2016 Review have been met, it’s certainly been a very positive year.

Stats

  • 2017 saw 18,748 unique visitors to the site overall (up from 8,365 in 2016).
  • January 2017 was the highest month on record with 2,486 views.
  • Nearly 75% of the views were from the UK and USA, with Canada third.


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Reasons to: Design, Code & Create Conference 2017

Reasons to: Design, Code & Create 2017 – Conference Review

While the suffix of ‘Reasons to…’ may have changed from ‘be Creative’ to the now more direct ‘Design, Code & Create’, it’s still very apparent that the talks – and the leading emphasis behind John Davey’s conference – is inspiration.

Indeed, John’s spirit is the driving force behind the event in the heart of Brighton, and, as he points out on more than one occasion over the three days, he chooses speakers not just because of their fame or hierarchy in the industry, but often simply because their work inspires him.

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Rethymno

Top Travel Tips for Rethymnon, Crete

Away from Crete’s 18-30 hotspot of Malia, the island has several beautiful old towns, including Rethymnon. Situated almost exactly equidistant between Heraklion and Chania airport, the hour’s journey places you centrally in this beautiful north coast town with plenty of scope to explore.

Things to Do

Rethymnon Beach

The beaches are what draws many a visitor to Crete, and Rethmynon boasts golden sand as far as the eye can see. You’ll find endless sunbed companies all neatly arranged, and, as is becoming the norm these days, many with changing huts, Wi-Fi and even waiter service to make your stay even more relaxing.

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GOTB – Year in Review 2016

Well that flew by didn’t it. Last year saw the inaugural review of this blog’s output, and thankfully things have gone onwards and upwards from there.

Stats

  • 2016 saw 8,365 unique visitors to the site overall (up from 5,292 in 2015).
  • December 2016 was the highest month on record with 1,295 views.
  • Over half the views were from the UK, USA second and Canada third.

Articles

This year saw 24 articles published. Not nearly as many as I’d hoped but still a step in the right direction.

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