WordPress Followers, Likes and Stats | better blogging tips | Scoop.it

Every blogger wants more followers, likes and shares. Attracting readers to your site the first time is only half the battle. If you move to self-hosting a WordPress.com install your site will no longer be part of the WordPress.com community and you can’t take your followers stats and “likes” with when you go. To retain as many readers as possible, you need to encourage them to become email subscribers, so you can take them with you when you go.