In our last newsletter, we told the story of a traffic spike to 18 USC §2074 caused by a particularly curious hurricane map. Response to that story was such that we’ve made “Anatomy of a Traffic Spike” a regular feature in our quasi-regular newsletters!
This edition takes us about as far away from the US Code as you can get on our website–to the (largely) student-authored original content found in our Wex collection. News stories like this one in early October told of a North Carolina man who was awarded $750,000 when he successfully sued his ex-wife’s lover for alienation of affections.
When we looked at how our (very short) Wex article “Alienation of Affections” was performing during that time, we saw something we don’t see very often: the “?” symbol. An infinite number of people viewed that article compared to the same week in 2018.
A page that literally no one was
Original URL: https://blog.law.cornell.edu/blog/2019/10/28/anatomy-of-traffic-spike-marital-strife-edition/