My surrender to crass commercialism: PJ ads
A couple of days ago I glanced at my sitemeter and noticed a dribble of hits coming from Instapundit. If this was an Instanlanche, it was the smallest one on the face of the earth, which seemed impossible--any mention by Glenn, however modest, would ordinarily glean far more traffic than a grand total of about ten hits an hour. I went to Instapundit to see what was what, but could find neither hide nor hair of myself.
But still the hits kept coming, and then a few more, randomly, from other blogs that hadn't linked me either. A puzzlement. The mystery was solved when I noticed I'd been featured in a PJ Media ad that was circulating around the various member blogs.
Including my own. Apparently I was advertising myself on my blog, too, via PJ Media ads---a rather circular phenomenon, like the symbol for infinity, the snake devouring its own tail.
And, although I was initially wary, it turns out I actually rather like the PJ ads. I think they're visually attractive, as ads go, and I enjoy the way they switch around unpredictably (do I hear you saying, "Neo, please get a life?"), sort of like the horse of a different color in "The Wizard of Oz."
So, what do you think of them?