|Well, this was my first home page in December 2001. A total
of 8 visitors surfed by my site that month. Given that I was just getting
my 'webmastering' feet wet, I went with a standard FrontPage template. Not
the most attractive collection of graphics and colors in the world, but it
worked. And though the site was pretty small, I at least had a presence on
As to the hit counter, it just recorded hits, unlike the hidden 'unique visitor'
counter I use today which is more representative of site traffic (as of
February 2010 it had recorded
unique visitors to my site and 4,000,000 page views).