2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 52,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 6 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 34 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 125 posts. There were 86 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 63mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was July 14th with 867 views. The most popular post that day was Experimental Short Term Vegetarianism Part 2 .

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were sluggerotoole.com, networkedblogs.com, facebook.com, irishblogs.ie, and dreamingarm.wordpress.com..

Some visitors came searching, mostly for kate bush, iceland, visa, giant hogweed, and hogweed.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

1

Experimental Short Term Vegetarianism Part 2 March 2009
4 comments

2

Will the Real Kate Bush please stand up? October 2009
5 comments

3

Iceland’s volcanic revenge on China? April 2010
4 comments

4

Visa Card Apartheid Flags to be banned in the Rainbow Nation? June 2009
1 comment

5

ENNIO MORRICONE: MUSICAL GENIUS July 2009
4 comments

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2 comments

  1. I don’t have a wordpress blog, but if I did, I think I’d have preferred the Health-o-Meter to say “far-freakin-out!” but wow’s ok I guess, in the big picture of things…Maybe you could compile a list of possible phrases and email it to them for the next one?

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