I was browsing through my stats yesterday to see who and where readers are coming from and what I found surprised me.
I realize that domain investors come from around the world but I am always amazed how they come from almost every corner of the globe. We often talk about making a few hundred dollars on a domain and dismiss it as chicken scratch but for many people this chicken scratch is much more than they can make working for someone else. The average salary for an employee in India is $6300 a year. Domain investing can certainly provide a nice bit of extra income for all but it might mean a bit more to some. The location and amount of people you can reach with a website is incredible. Take a look at some of the cities of the people that read Domain Shane yesterday
Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
Porirua, New Zealand
Hlohovec, Trnava Slovakia
lle-de-France, Paris, France
Tiszajvros, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen Hungary
Seoul, South Korea
Shanghai, China (good to see I’m not blocked)
San Jos, Columbia
And these were just a sample out of 150 of the most recent visitors. It’s a great reminder of how vast the Internet is. How many billions of people you reach by simply having a domain and some content. The opportunity is endless.