Saturday, November 9, 2013

Over One Million Page Views!

Over One Million Page Views!
The TIA MYSOA Blog reached over 1,000,000 page views this week. I think it is quite an achievement for an individual simple blog, managed on a part time basis entirely by one person. However, the credit for the growing stats belongs with you the reader. Thank you for your support!

Here are some more stats, just for interest’s sake:

  1. The Strange Case of the Steenkamp Triple Murders (42558 views)
  2. The Sandra Laing Story and the movie SKIN (26758 views)
  3. A follow-up on recent events concerning the Griekwastad-murders (15455 views)
  4. The Pretoria street name-changing fiasco has begun! (9262 views)
  5. The Police and Hawks know who murdered Inge Lotz! (8609 views)

South Africa (365768 views)
United States (192453 views)
United Kingdom (76992 views)
Australia (43877 views)
France (24664 views)
Canada (23449)
Germany (21190)
New Zealand (9589)
Russia (4047)
Netherlands (3434)

More useless information:
The top referring traffic source is Google. Yet, Google banned this blog from advertising – moments before it was about to reach its payout threshold of R1000-00. After a 1-year long battle with Google I finally gave up trying to get my money from them. Readers can make their own assumptions from this fact, because I’m afraid if I start writing about it, I may just say something that will get this blog banned for good.

The few cent’s income received from other (non-Google) advertisements displayed here is so pathetic - it is not even worth mentioning., for example, used to bring in a measly R130 per month, on average. It was this blog’s top affiliate, but since they’ve changed their site to an entirely new design a few months ago, everything is a mess and there’s been no word from them regarding earnings due. They’ve also made it near impossible to find well-researched and well-written material. When you do happen to find them, they’re so ridiculously overpriced that it puts most common folk like us totally off the idea of purchasing it.

On the brighter side of things… On 22 September 2013 this blog was approved by Group6Media to promote their campaigns. Bear in mind that blogs, especially ones like these that criticize the rotten ANC and use politically incorrect terminology, are not easily approved. These adverts earn income on a unique pay per click basis, so by simply clicking on an advert you’ll also be supporting this blog.

Thanks again for your support!


Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

well done and keep up the good work, those of us that are outside of SA really appreciate a more real version.

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Well done, agree with above comment. Unfortunately one cannot rely on whats on the "news".

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Pensioner says;

Well done Tia, we daily check your blog

Adrem said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Big congratulations TIA, and many more to come!

whiteson said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Well done, and many will keep on using your blog. Congratulations TIA!

Tia Mysoa said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Thanks for your support and the kind comments folks!

BTW, have you seen what’s happening with Dan Roodt’s website?

Google's decision to stop channelling advertising to an Afrikaans language activism group and website (PRAAG) could result in its closure, Rapport newspaper reported on Sunday.

Read more>> Pro-Afrikaans website (PRAAG) could close - report

Note how this Naspers newspaper provides FREE ADVERTISING to a malicious Facebook group called "Speak Out Against the Website Praag".

Forgive me for not providing the link to this Facebook group.

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Hey Tia , it was about time too hey ? Well done and best greets from Granada in Nicaragua. Dont give up .
The patent salesman.

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Hi TIA, congrats on the stats!

On a different topic...this is worth the read:

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

always lekker to read your blogs. Despite the obvious unhappiness with what's happening to a once fantastic country, you seem to be able to keep a level head and not go ballistic (no pun intended) like so many of the other ex web blogs.

Cool in the pool man, keep it up

John said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Baie geluk! Well done!! I always look forward to your next post, they keep me coming back for more.

Your on the ground reporting on everyday matters are both enlightening and provide valuable insight.

There aren't many blogs like this. I used to follow Mike Smiths blog too but not sure what happened to him, do you know?

Tia Mysoa said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Hi everyone - Apologies for the silence this week… I’ve been occupied all week with other business and have consequently not been giving much attention to what’s been happening in the news. I’ve noticed from the stats that there’s been an immense interest in the Griekwastad case, which is no wonder as this blog has eight previous postings related to this tragedy. I’ve also received several emails from people wanting my opinion on this matter, but before I can do that I’ll have to first catch up on the latest developments.

Thanks for supporting this blog. Thanks John (and others) for the kind words. Mike??? I don’t know what he’s been up to lately, but he does occasionally pop in to leave a comment in his distinctive and familiar style – which is proof that he is still alive:-)

Enjoy the weekend and stay tuned!

Anonymous said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Hi Tia

Congrats my friend, just been busy myself, keep up the good work because you need to keep the truth going and not be decieved as to what is really going on and you are doing a superb job.Thank you.


Tia Mysoa said... .....Click here to refresh this blog

Thanks Mike!

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