Popularity, recognition, attention – yes
But there are times when you don’t want to be too popular
The posts have been a bit sparse here lately because of “a little too popular” problem. In fact, its funny that one of the big internet obsessions is search engine ranking, visitor traffic and, well, becoming popular; but what do you do when there’s too much of a good thing?
This website has been taken offline 3 times in the past couple of weeks, for hours at a time, because the traffic load of visitors overwhelmed the shared server on which the site is hosted at Hostgator. We’ve been averaging over 10,000 visitors per day lately. Continue reading →