stats
Stats

related: reach, numbers
flickr: stats

Bits and bobs about how to make the most of website stats and reach

World Statistics Day - http://unstats.un.org/unsd/wsd - is October 20

Wiki

flickr
google
outlier
reach
socialweb
wiki
youtube



Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lies,_damned_lies,_and_statistics
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Statistics

Elsewhere

Tips and Tricks on Wikispaces
http://www.correlated.org
http://www.tylervigen.com

Tourism and Travel

http://www.lvcva.com/press/statistics-facts/index.jsp
http://statistics.unwto.org

Quotes

Some individuals use statistics as a drunk man uses lampposts-for support rather than for illumination.
- A.E. Housman (http://quoteinvestigator.com/2014/01/15/stats-drunk)

Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
- Albert Einstein

Stats for your account | flickr

Misc

http://www.seethestats.com/site/municipiodeoaxaca.gob.mx

metrics - page views, # of followers

numbers - How popular is this wiki? Check out the usage statistics and 2009 Summary.

sample size

Google Rank 6/10

slideshare
Example: http://www.slideshare.net/planeta
  • Presentations 43, Documents 0
  • Following 20, Followers 12

Examples

Flickr
Google Analytics
Twitter - august 09 stats: following 91, followers 300, tweets 1,607
YouTube
Wiki

Quotes

Statistics may be defined as 'a body of methods for making wise decisions in the face of uncertainty'.
- W.A. Wallis

Jokes

3 statisticians duck hunting. 1st shoots too high. 2nd too low. 3rd doesn't shoot, just shouts "We got it!"
There are three types of people in this world: those who can count and those who can't.

Buzzword Bingo

correlation - causation - curve - graph - stats - statistics - visualthinking

Flickr

December 2008

View counts


Yesterday
This week
Last week
All time
Photos and Videos
1,728
8,833
9,273
1,358,921
Photostream
355
1,436
1,149
465,193
Sets
408
2,072
1,666
389,028
Collections
11
89
83
9,012

2,502
12,430
12,171
2,222,154

If you have a Flickr pro account, you can keep track of daily and all-time stats. Individual stats are not publicly viewable.

Oct 1 2008



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October 2008
October 2008

October 2008
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New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2
New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2

New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2
15
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0
¿conoces nuestras lenguas?
¿conoces nuestras lenguas?

¿conoces nuestras lenguas?
15
0
0
Marigolds (Cempasúchil)
Marigolds (Cempasúchil)

Marigolds (Cempasúchil)
13
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0
New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007
New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007

New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007
13
0
0
Footprints
Footprints

Footprints
12
0
0
Tuxtepec
Tuxtepec

Tuxtepec
11
0
0
September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore
September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore

September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore
10
0
0
Programa de Turismo en Áreas Protegidas (CONANP)
Programa de Turismo en Áreas Protegidas (CONANP)

Programa de Turismo en Áreas Protegidas (CONANP)
9
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0
Bolivia Salt Desert
Bolivia Salt Desert

Bolivia Salt Desert
9
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Las Piedrotas, Tapalpa
Las Piedrotas, Tapalpa


5,531
2
0
Christmas Radishes
Christmas Radishes


5,235
2
0
Radish Art
Radish Art


4,822
4
1
Follow the Arrow
Follow the Arrow


4,256
3
0
Viveros Garden
Viveros Garden


4,031
0
0
Copper Canyon Train
Copper Canyon Train


3,930
0
0
Snorkeling
Snorkeling


3,794
17
0
Ecoturismo Urbano: Mexico City Hosts Urban Ecotourism Workshop
Ecoturismo Urbano: Mexico City Hosts Urban Ecotourism Workshop


3,769
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0
Anthro Cat
Anthro Cat


3,645
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0
Corn Husk Dolls
Corn Husk Dolls


3,527
1
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September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore
September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore

September 2008, Oamaru's Woolstore
37


October 2008
October 2008

October 2008
26


New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007
New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007

New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007
17


New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2
New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2

New Zealand Ecotourism Brochure 2007 #2
16


¿conoces nuestras lenguas?
¿conoces nuestras lenguas?

¿conoces nuestras lenguas?
15


web toolbox
web toolbox

web toolbox
12


Marigolds (Cempasúchil)
Marigolds (Cempasúchil)

Marigolds (Cempasúchil)
11


Olmec Head
Olmec Head

Olmec Head
10


the future of email
the future of email

the future of email
9


Consejos para usar el correo electrónico
Consejos para usar el correo electrónico

Consejos para usar el correo electrónico
8





Tip - If you get the professional version of Flickr ($25/year), you have access to stats. Here's an example
http://www.flickr.com/photos/planeta/2707582223

Elsewhere on the Web

http://www.statcounter.com
http://www.worldometers.info
http://www.couchsurfing.org/statistics.html
http://www.ruggastats.com

Transparency / Embedded Stats