4

Monthly stats – September 2009

view full story
linux-howto

http://www.linuxmint.com – Donations & Sponsorships: Many thanks to the following donors and sponsors for financially supporting Linux Mint: Donors: $600 (3rd donation), Philippe Lotz aka “alsaphil” (France) $150 (2nd donation), Alan D S. (USA) $100, Carl – Y. B. (Sweden) $100, Phillip N. (USA) $100, Marcos Scriven (United Kingdom) – http://www.aboxo.com $75, John Di Stefano (Canada) $50 (3rd donation), Gordon Hilliard aka “ghilly” (United Kingdom) $50, Serge-Etienne Parent (Canada) $50, Rev. Bernard Quinn aka “Chiff” (Australia) $50, Tim L. (USA) $50, Hawkeye_52 (USA) $50, Peter S. (Australia) $50, Wayne W. (Canada) $45, Jason A. (United Kingdom) $45, Pau Carre Cardona (Spain) $44, Oerpen T. (Germany) $41, Ronnie Rosenqvist aka “DrRP” (Sweden) $40, Mary M. (USA) $39, Jean-Paul Genette (Belgium) $37, Manuel F. (Portugal) $30, Marvin W. (USA) $30, Daniel W. (World) – http://www.downloadstube.net $28, Dewi P. (World) $28, Soulakellis K. (Greece) $28, Frantisek Sofka aka “peso00 ” (Czech Republic) $28, Francisco C. C. (Spain) $28, Christoph H. (Germany) $28, Joakim R. (Finland) $26, Haynes J. aka “Wi11i@m” (USA) $25, Norman Skiba aka “GrayWizardLinux” (USA) – http://www.k-9training.us $25, Douglas A. (USA) $25, Jan Z. (Sweden) $25, Mark B. (Australia) $25, Rich Hladky (USA) $25, M H R. (Australia) $25, Jay Stewart aka “jag1182″ (USA) $25, Denys F. (Canada) $25, Ronald T. (USA) $22, Steven Rattray (United Kingdom) $20, Ricardo Calimanis aka “linux.nyx” (Brazil) – http://goetti.blogspot.com $20, Mark C. aka “geekman” (USA) $20, Jay Butcher (USA) $20, Chris Kemp-Jackson (Canada) $20, Andrew A. (USA) $20, William R. (USA) $20, Dalibor Saula (Australia) $20, Jens B. (USA) $20, Finn-Erik H. (Norway) $20, Tim C. (United Kingdom) $15, Nigel Dyer aka “NigelDyer56″ (United Kingdom) $15, Jim H. (United Kingdom) $15, Russ W. (World) $14, Stephen M. (Ireland) $14, Lasse H. (Finland) $14, Marek Polasek (Czech Republic) $14, Mikkel M. (Denmark) $14, Lee Sturman aka “Hammerlee” (United Kingdom) $14, Holger F. (Germany) $14, Enrique O. (Spain) $14, MJH van der W. (Netherlands) $11, Nick Koumaris (Greece) – http://www.lightrap.net $10 (2nd donation), Douglas S. (USA) $10, Scott M. (USA) $10, 室津 恵三 (Japan) $10, William S. (World) $10, John C. (USA) $10, Troy C. (USA) $10, Michael N. (Sweden) $10, Zoran (USA) $10, Serguei S. (Russia) $10, Adnan C. (Germany) $10, James G. (USA) $10, Kevin C. (USA) $10, Grzegorz G. (Poland) $10, Leonardo S. (USA) $10, Garrett H. (USA) $10, Christopher B. (United Kingdom) $10, Ryan J. (USA) $10, Raphael C. (USA) $10, Matt E. (USA) $10, Karthikanand K. (United Kingdom) $7, Florian G. (Germany) $7, Evzen H. (United Kingdom) $7, Isabel F. (Portugal) $7, Motta L. (Italy) $7, Ralf S. (Germany) $6, Loonie Bazaar (Canada) – http://www.looniebazaar.com $5, Havary Camara aka “justflea” (Brazil) $5, Kris Occhipinti (USA) – http://www.bashscripts.info $5, Stephen B. (USA) $5, Daifallah A. (Saudi Arabia) $5, Khuong D. N. (United Kingdom) $5, Tobias H. aka “bisato” (Germany) $5, Mateus H. (Brazil) $5, Eaves L. (USA) $5, Enrico Galli (Italy) – http://www.egw.it $5, Lubos Rendek (World) – http://www.linuxconfig.org $5, Marcus H. (USA) $5, Michael K. (USA) $5, Slavoljub M. (Norway) $3, Nils K. (Germany) $3, Mohd Z. (Malaysia) $2, Lubomir J. (Czech Republic) $1, Jaime M. (World) $1, B F (Suriname) Sponsors: $105, R1Soft – http://www.r1soft.com/tools/linux-hot-copy/?ls=linuxmint $75, John Ritchie (Aging Technogeek – USA) $45, Linux Compatible Poker (USA) - http://www.linuxcompatiblepoker.com $40, Az Van (newW2 – USA) $25, American Broadband Family of Companies (USA) – http://www.americanbroadbandservice.com $20, TOPIMMOBILIEN (Tim – Germany) - http://www.immobilien-es.com $20, Scott P. (USA) $15, Russ W. $11, cheap vps hosting – http://www.neosurge.com $10, Stitz Computers, LLC (USA) – http://stitzcomputers.com $10, Rechtsberatung, Steuerberatung, Internetrecht (Tim) – http://www.rechtsundsteuerberatung.de $10 Gustav Holm (Sweden) – http://gustavholm.com $10, Brandon P. $7, Unixmen – http://www.unixmen.com/ $7, Panagiotis Papasaikas (Greece) - http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/ppapasai/ $7, Jesse Burroughs (JpBя – USA) $5, linuxmint-fr.org (ludal – France) - http://www.linuxmint-fr.org $5, linuxmint-italia.org (Pietro Martino / prior123 – Italy) - http://www.linuxmint-italia.org $5, Sohier C. $5, Christopher D. $5, DLX Company (USA) – http://www.dlxcompany.com/ $5, Stuart C. $5, Paul S. $3.5, Ian Egland (Echolynx – USA) $2, Joerg Dreckmann (Germany) $2, Funkelectric (Spain) – http://www.funkelectric.com/ $2, NVISN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS AND CONSULTING (USA) – http://www.nvisn.com/ $2, Ryan Lewon (vt102) – http://vt102.com/ $2, Scott M. $1.5, Farbyte (UK) – http://farbyte.com $1, very-clever.com - http://www.very-clever.com $1, Busybits - http://www.busybits.com $1, linboo.com - http://www.linboo.com $1, Expert Bookings - http://www.expert-bookings.com $1, Cyprus Property (Cyprus) – http://www.leptosestates.com/ $1, Недвижимость на Кипре (Cyprus) – http://www.leptos-estates.ru/ $1, Cyprus Resale (Cyprus) – http://www.cyprusresaleproperties.com/ $1, Prasad S.R. (India) – http://saysprasad.wordpress.com/ $1, Surf in Peace (UK) – http://www.surfinpeace.co.uk/ $1 Jakub Jasiulewicz (Poland) – http://jasiulewicz.pl $1, Erin G. $1, Greg Flynn (South Africa) $1, Liquidvps.net – http://www.liquidvps.net $0.9, Michael K. $0.5, Martijn van Loon (aapiethaaap – Netherlands) $0.5, Nottingham web design (UK) – http://www.drawmyattention.co.uk/ Money raised in August: * Donations: $2951 (105 donors) * Sponsors: $481.9 (46 sponsors) http://www.linuxmint.com/donors.php http://www.linuxmint.com/sponsors.php User Stats: Repartition of Linux Mint users across releases: Linux Mint 7 Gloria: 78% (+3%) Linux Mint 6 Felicia: 14% (-1%) Linux Mint 5 Elyssa LTS: 6% (-1%) Linux Mint 4.0 Daryna: 3% (-0%) Web Stats: Visits: 1,981,352 (+6%) Pageviews: 3,409,953 (+2%) Page impressions: 1,363,287 Search queries: 4,423,092 Forum users: 21,397 Forum posts: 184,959 Rankings: Distrowatch (popularity ranking): 1304 (3rd) Distrowatch (traffic share): 4.1% (2nd) Alexa (website ranking): 27,745th Events: Linux Mint 7 Gloria XFCE was released: http://www.linuxmint.com/blog/?p=1026 mintCast released 2 episodes of their podcast: http://mintcast.org/ Summary: September 2009 was the (7th consecutive) best month ever since the creation of Linux Mint. The overall income is up 10%. Our user base is the second largest in the desktop Linux market. The community support is outstanding: 105 people donated last month for a total of $2951 and our sponsors raised $481.9. (Distributions)