Forum Stats - New Members Per Day, New Posts Per Day

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by Nifty-Chicken, Mar 17, 2008.

  1. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    I mention these stats from time to time, but I thought I'd post a rolling thread with the info.

    NOTE: This data is the average over the past 30 days of data.

    Here are stats for the last 30 days:

    Posts: 406,411 ( 2,360.6 growth/day )
    - Will reach 410,000 posts in 2 days (2008-03-19)
    Topics: 37,934 ( 186.0 growth/day )
    - Will reach 40,000 topics in 11 days (2008-03-28)
    Users: 7,460 ( 32.8 growth/day )
    - Will reach 8,000 users in 16 days (2008-04-02)

    On a related note: Anybody else surprised there are so many cool like minded people out there? I keep wondering if we'll hit a saturation point, where everyone with chickens will have already heard about BYC... and then 30 more people sign up!

    All you "guests" come join us! I want to see that daily number of new users hit 40 a day by mid April!!!
  2. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    I will let you know that I am pretty surprised. When I started up there was not many people joining. it was like maybe a couple a a day. I cant beleive we are over 7,3000 members! guest need to join up to. You are missing alot of fun [​IMG]. Anyway I really love this board and will continue helping all the newcomers.
  3. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

    Jul 5, 2007
    Sevier County, TN
    I mentioned this site to a potential backyard chicken person just last weekend. She may buy some of my chicks next month and join in the madness!
  4. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    I'm not surprised so many are joining. It is a great friendly informative site! [​IMG]
  5. MRNpoultry

    MRNpoultry Songster

    Mar 2, 2008
    Gibsonville, NC
    When I joined a couple of weeks ago the was only 6,800 are somthing like that this site has grown alot. [​IMG]
  6. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    Quote:I mentioned this site to quite a few and only one joined. I be the rest are lurking lol. I have another guy taking my last buff roo so I am going to let him know about this site as well [​IMG]
  7. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Songster

    I'm not surprised there are so many people joining - this is a great place to learn and talk "chicken". What I am surprised about is the number of people who love chickens! Who would have thought????

  8. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    Congrats everyone, we just hit an average of 35 new members per day!

    Posts: 416,372 ( 2,415.9 growth/day )
    - Will reach 420,000 posts in 2 days (2008-03-23)
    Topics: 38,855 ( 196.1 growth/day )
    - Will reach 40,000 topics in 6 days (2008-03-27)
    Users: 7,664 ( 35.8 growth/day )
    - Will reach 8,000 users in 9 days (2008-03-30)
  9. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    BTW, this part is CRAZY!!!

    Will reach 8,000 users in 9 days (2008-03-30)

    Didn't we just finish our contest for 7,000 members!?!?!?!?!
  10. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    You could do one for 10,000 members! [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: