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The following newspaper article was from the early days of blogging — in 2005.
We started our blog in 2004.
And we don’t even don’t mind that they got our first names wrong (Tim instead of Jim and Lynette instead of Lynnette),
At least they know what we stand for: FUN!
And where to find us: TheFunTimesGuide.com!
Here’s the newspaper article…
We are so honored to have been included!
As you can see, our part pretty much took up the entire front page.
Kudos to our fellow Williamson county, Tennessee bloggers who were also featured. I especially like Randy’s “Ethos” site and Donald’s “One Hand Clapping” site.
FunTimesGuide stats for July 14, 2005:
- 23,000 visitors per month
- 49,000 page views each month
- 750 regular visitors every day
For those who are interested, our numbers have increased SIXFOLD since this article first ran… exactly 3 months ago.
Furthermore, since July 2005, our website traffic has been doubling itself each and every month — with no signs of slowing down. Currently:
- 140,000 visitors per month
- 340,000 page views each month
- 4,500 regular visitors every day
TheFunTimesGuide.com has grown by leaps and bounds! We now have 32 individual websites in our Fun Times Guide network of niche sites.
- 2.5 million visitors each month
- 3.1 million page views per month
We moved from Florida to Tennessee in 2001. All signs point to the fact that we will probably retire here — by choice. We L O V E Nashville! Our favorite places to live are just south of the City — we’ve had houses in Brentwood, Franklin, and Spring Hill. And we have properties in Leipers Fork, Cookeville, and Lewisburg. This site is where I share my best tips for moving your family to Nashville and/or visiting Nashville for the first time — with the ultimate goal of helping you find fun things to do in Williamson County and Davidson County. When I’m not out & about enjoying the Nashville area, you’ll find me at the corner of Good News & Fun Times as publisher of The Fun Times Guide (32 fun & helpful websites). To date, I’ve written over 500 articles on this site! Many of them have upwards of 100K shares.