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Traffic stats via

Apropos of nothing, I created this graph at comparing site traffic for five major daily college newspapers – one from the southwest, one from the west, one from the midwest, one from the southwest and one from the northeast.

It’s a fun exercise, although there’s no telling how accurate the data is. Anyway, if you want to check out your site’s perceived traffic and how it stacks up against other college newspapers, check

For comparison, here’s a graph of and Notice the huge spike in traffic for the Northern Star after the campus shootings last year.