The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 50,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 19 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.
Click here to see the complete report.
I would love to fast-forward five years from now and see how job searches and grad school applications are being impacted by what gets posted online.
I know such filtering in the application process is being used extensively even today; but I see no brakes being applied by the Millenials I interact with, and what they choose to share on the interwebz.
Maybe it will lead to a more forgiving political climate. Maybe it will lead to a more open social structure.
But how will those embarrassing photos from your twenties play out when you’re up for that “big promotion” in your forties?
Think before you post. There’s no delete button – yet – for the Internet.