Please be patient for link to load. I’m using a Heroku Hobby Dyno, which shuts down and has to restart.
Since I’ve been getting some traffic to my github-pages blog via Reddit and LinkedIn, I thought it would be a good idea to start looking at the Google Analytics page. I didn’t really know why I was signing up for Analytics when I first started this blog, but I guess I thought it was cool to be tied in to such a comprehensive metrics system. However, using the system in a somewhat-serious fashion now, I was exposed to the concept of “bounce rate”, which gave a name to a phenomenon I was familiar with. Essentially, bounce rate is what % of users view only 1 page on your site, then leave (i.e. bounce1). It sounded like a gross marketing term, and I, as a noble programmer, wanted no part of it. But it dawned on me that there was no point in me writing these articles if nobody would ultimately be exposed to them.
TL;DR: Source code here.