Despite growing traffic over its entire lifetime of a decade, ourbrisbane.com will be closed on the 30th of June. The final stats are around 700k unique vistors a month, 4 million page views and over 44k registered users.
I will not comment here on the decision by the Brisbane City Council, which is still my employer, but I can say it's been rather taxing to work on something that's to be shut down. If you're passionate about something, you can't just pretend it's "business as usual" - I'm not a robot (yet).
So I've tried to make the best of it and to increase my knowledge as much as