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 39,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 5 days for that many people to see it.


In 2010, there were 34 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 228 posts. There were 121 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 127mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 21st with 388 views. The most popular post that day was J K Rowling’s Commencement Speech at Harvard.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were stumbleupon.com, nosalty.hu, facebook.com, search.aol.com, and en.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for linus, zebra cake, linus peanuts, brownie cookie recipe, and don’t stop believing.

Attractions in 2010

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


J K Rowling’s Commencement Speech at Harvard June 2008
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There is no Greater Burden Than a Great Potential – Linus from Peanuts June 2008


Sweet Zebra Cake Recipe July 2008
7 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Don’t Stop Believing ~ Journey July 2008


Oh! The Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Seuss October 2008