Counts the number of users, categories, posts, comments, pages, links, tags, link-categories, words in posts, words in comments and words in pages.
generalstats directory into your WordPress Plugins directory (usually wp-content/plugins). Hint: You can also conduct this step within your Admin Menu.
In the WordPress Admin Menu go to the Plugins tab and activate the GeneralStats plugin.
Navigate to the Settings/GeneralStats tab and customize the stats according to your desires.
If you have widget functionality just drag and drop GeneralStats on your widget area in the Appearance Menu. Add additional function and shortcode calls according to your desires.
Be happy and celebrate! (and maybe you want to add a link to http://www.bernhard-riedl.com/projects/)