Why so many British visitors came to this website in one day

spike in web traffic after a celebrity death by suicide

USA 988
USA Crisis Text 741-741
USA Crisis Line for LGBTQ Youth 1-866-488-7386
USA Crisis Text for LGBTQ Youth 678-678
USA TransLifeline 1-833-456-4566
USA Suicide Prevention Lifeline & Chat for the Deaf or Hearing impaired. Or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255
United Kingdom Samaritans 116 123
Australia Crisis Line 13 11 14
Canada Crisis Line 1-833-456-4566
Canada TransLifeline 877-330-6366
International suicide hotlines

Often when I get up in the morning I check my website statistics. I know, that’s super geeky. But it’s part of my own study. By 8 am, 450 people had visited one page on this site.

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