thinkers and collectors. dividing up the hits from the webship. it is the way of the web, without much of an answer to the why it is.
photography is of interest to those most interested in its mechanical methods. If I post something on a technical, a darkroom topic, that gets 4 times the hits of any other topic. So, why post anything but technical. Stick to great phrases like: dye transfer, or masking, or lith printing. That is where the searchers go.
I ask myself that occasionally … the answer always comes to: I’m not selling hits, not selling anything. This post, indeed all posts are just an ongoing appraisal of my own for my own.