If you can’t tell from the headline, I was excited about the (I’ll admit small) amount of traffic but underwhelmed with the end results, but growth is growth. This is a brand new blog and I’ve never done this before, so getting almost 1,000 hits from one of the blog posts felt like a pretty great first month for me.

TL;DR

The content is good.

But I suck at this.

With some tools, I sucked less. It could’ve been worse.

I’m gonna keep at it!

The tools did well, but I didn't

The tools did well, but I didn’t

My growth stats for the month:

Here are some of the SumoMe plugins I used to both track where users were clicking and collect emails.

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