|"Remember honey, there are bad|
people on the internet."
This is a post about recognizing that the side effect of having a presence online will no doubt face you with it's shadier parts at some point. Even though everything that goes on in the web is basically tracked, if you have a concern, do you want to wait for delays emailing The Powers That Be and chasing down information you feel you may need right away? If a site is also a store, or doing similar business, this also helps in case of fraud.
In this post, I explore using a visitor counter for safety reasons, instead of statistics.
a.k.a. Please don't stop reading my blog after you read this.