What happened when my project got on top of Hacker News

Hacker News - Rank Number 1

This is analysis how much traffic I got from being on front page of hacker news, how it spreaded accross other social media. From which countries people came and what operating system and browser they use. Few days ago, I have noticed, that people are posting about unix timestamp approaching 1.5B. Websites that they have linked were displaying either just current timestamp or time remaining in seconds. So, I was thinking, that this could be opportunity for my website Timestamp Converter Online. So, I put together simple page, which is showing timestamp countdown in more human readable form. I have Read More

Chrome Extension Usage Mystery

Chrome Extension Usage Mystery

Last month I have published my extension Facebook Backup for downloading photos and videos from Facebook groups and pages. When I wanted to check it’s usage, I have found out, that there three different ways, how it can be measured. Developer Dashboard These statistics are for free since they are available directly in Developer Dashboards. They are showing number in impressions, installation, total users, and uninstalls. Google Analytics in Developer Dashboard In developer dashboard is’s possible to set up Google Analytics code. This allows tracking visits of detail page as well as from which location the extension was installed. Visited Read More

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