10/31/07 - Removed NaverBot and Exabot from the web browser counts, about 7%.
11/23/06 - Added several more intelligent counters.
11/21/06 - Added ask.com searches to the count exclusion. So now I exclude googlebot, msnbot, 'Yahoo! Slurp', Jeeves/Teoma, email@example.com, and 'Gigabot/2.0' from the total download count. I also removed my own IPs from the logs. That was another 6%.
5/6/06 - Removed the bot entries from the logs. That was about 22 percent
of the count.
As of May 24, at 9 AM
41781 books have been downloaded.
36727 books have been downloaded by web browsers.
8836 web browsers with unique Internet addresses have downloaded the book.
4938 web browsers that downloaded the book once, downloaded it at least one more time. This activity accounts for about 13% of the total web browser count.
Search engines and web crawlers downloaded the book 5054 times. About 12% of total books downloaded.
4191 web browsers with unique Internet addresses visited the purchase page.