How do you see how many views a question has had when you're not in the newest category?
I've tried a word-for-word search for the question, but still can't see the view counter.
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You can see the views of a question in every list — active questions, newest, your own questions in your profile, etc., but it’s not always in the same spot.
And you can see it on the right when you open a question.
On mobile, you can see the view counters as well. Note that you need to Enable Responsiveness, and use the “full site” rather than the old “mobile site”. You can find these links in the footer of every page. The old mobile site doesn’t show the view counter everywhere. On the newer responsive site, the view counters are almost at the same spots:
On a question page, the view counter is at the bottom: