“Wow and double wow!”
BFP reader Harvard Girl in response to our article Barbados Government Minister Gline Clarke – House and Mercedes On Expropriated Land
New Record For Daily Visitors To Barbados Free Press
The Barbados Free Press reached a new all time high number of visitors yesterday – driven by the Gline Clarke scandal that has been leading our hits for the past week. As well, the original Gline Clarke post above has attracted more visitor comments than any other in the past.
Gline Clarke Scandal Story now holds the following BFP records…
1/ Best Day Ever – Total Unique Visitors
2/ Second Best Day Ever – Total Unique Visitors
3/ Most Viewed First Day Story Ever
4/ Most Commented Upon Story
The new “Hot Issues” section has been working well – leading many visitors deeper into the blog than they would normally go and aquainting them with articles that they might have otherwise missed. (Thanks for the idea Captain Jericho!)
UPDATED: September 13, 2006 1pm Bridgetown
Something is happening today folks. As of 1pm, with 7 hours left to go until our GMT day switch – traffic is up over 50% from last week! Every hour posts a new “best day” record.
Many hits from Europe and USA/Canada – and someone has posted something about this scandal on a large private circulation investment newsletter out of New York.
Top 10 Most Viewed BFP Posts – Last 30 Days