Excuse the "inside baseball" post here, but it's interesting, I guess, but in any case, certainly curious.
Among the services by our host, BLOGGER, a Google product, are several statistics including information about our audience. There has been a persistent mystery for the past two or three months, at least.
We seem to have fans in FRANCE!
The metric that BLOGGER presents us is PAGEVIEWS. I'll let them explain that:
A pageview is a count indicating the number of times a Web page has been loaded into a browser. The publishing platform Blogger, used for all Blogspot-hosted sites, counts pageviews using Google’s proprietary algorithms.
This blog runs about 6,000 pageviews a month, a few hundred a day, it varies. And we not only see how much activity we have, but also where it comes from. The image depicts our "audience" for the past month, Oct. 10 - Nov 16.
The numbers for the past month are:
United States 2178