As of yesterday, the Data Science 101 blog has hit 500,000 page views. Thank you to everyone that has read a post, commented, tweeted, liked, disliked, shared a link, or emailed me regarding the blog. I have enjoyed it so far.
Now here is a few numbers about the blog.
- Colleges with Data Science Degrees has received more than 50,000 pageviews. The page has never gone viral; it just gets a steady stream of views everyday.
- New Data Science Certificate Program has received just under 17,000 views. Most of those were on 1 day when the post was at the top of Hacker News.
- Then, there are many posts with between 1000 and 10,000 pageviews.
- The blog started in February of 2012
- There were 416 total blog posts
- 30% of my traffic comes from search engines
- From a sample size of 1 blog, the formula to hit 500,000 pageviews is:
Stay tuned, there is more good stuff in the coming weeks.