Wednesday, September 9, 2009


Wow. We launched Sterling Editing yesterday and the response has been fabulous. For one thing, the bounce rate for the website is well under 16%. Which just shows how amazing Karina's design is. Visitors didn't want to just take a quick look and click away, they fossicked about, sampling many pages. And we had a lot of non-bot visitors: more than 1,100 individuals (as of 10:00 am today).

How do I know all this? Well, CyStats is my new favourite WordPress widget. I'm just bummed that there doesn't seem to be an equivalent for Blogger.

Most people seem to be visiting both the editcast and the blog post about first person that goes with it.

We'll be coming up with more blogs about specific writing techniques, more editcasts, meanwhile, please feel free to follow Sterling Editing on Twitter and Facebook.

As I type, we've only been live about 25 hours, but we've already had an overwhelming amount of support. Thank you, everyone.

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