Google analytics is a great tool. Among other things, it shows the search engine queries people use to find this blog. Which is a good way of figuring out who its audience is, and what they need to know.
The queries aren’t as entertaining as they are over at Popehat, but then again neither is this blog.
Nor are they all that varied. In fact, just looking at the top 2000 searches so far this month, almost every single one is a variation on a few basic themes. These are the questions people apparently want answered right now. So I’ll address them briefly — very briefly — here.
1. Should I become a lawyer? / Do I have what it takes to be a lawyer?
To answer questions like these, you first have to understand what lawyers do. Once you know that, it should be (more…)