It is a load of old b#llocks.
On a good day I might have 500 that come and take a peek at my modest wares. It’s normally between 350-450. But not 5,492.
A bit of detective work suggests a lot of visitors from the USA and Philippines, via a whole raft of dodgy sounding entry sources, although strangely enough also from some of my linked blogs. It is all down to bots making hits to big up other sites, to fool analytics into creating back links to the offending sites, all fake news, all a part of our crazy digital world that I am fast realising is broken.
As an antidote, let’s have a picture to sooth our fevered brows...
|"See that bloke's ice cream over there? Reckon we could fly over and nick it?"|