Spikes in file download numbers

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    My site averages, at best, about 200 file downloads on a good day. Recently there have been instances where a single file shows download numbers of up to 3500 in one day. After these single-day spikes, the numbers return to normal,

    I can rule out a sudden, one-day-only surge in popularity, so what do you feel is causing these spikes? It’s throwing off my metrics.

    The blog I need help with is hypnagoguepodcast.com.

    #3378540

    Good Morning –

    We’ve had some glitches with the file download stats counting recently. There are occasions where the file download stats reflect the actual visitors or views of the site instead — this is likely what you’re describing.

    #3378582

    Actually, no. Visits are typically well under 100 on any given day, and those numbers have remained consistent. But thank you for looking into it.

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