I started blogging June of 2004 on Borland‘s blog server which eventually morphed into CodeGear blogs. In October of 2006 I decided to “go it alone on stevetrefethen.com and shortly thereafter started using FeedBurner to track subscribers. Here’s a graph of subscriber count:
Here’s a graph of the matching Google Analytics over the same period:
In early 2007, there was a bunch of activity surrounding Borland’s CodeGear announcement not to mention I was featured on CodeGear’s home page for awhile.
Lastly, what would a post like this be without the obligatory call to action…
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* – Btw, I fully grok the fact that FeedBurner’s count may not be entirely accurate but it’s a fairly standard metric widely used on blogs so I’ll take it.