2010 in review

I was surprised to get this stats review from WordPress yesterday, and thought I’d post it.

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

Featured image

A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

The Leaning Tower of Pisa has 296 steps to reach the top. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2010. If those were steps, it would have climbed the Leaning Tower of Pisa 4 times


In 2010, there were 66 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 88 posts. There were 62 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 6mb. That’s about 1 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was August 17th with 35 views. The most popular post that day was ‘Tigana’ – Guy Gavriel Kay.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were WordPress Dashboard, facebook.com, the-cbb.co.uk, en.wordpress.com, and Google Reader.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for unseen academicals, ela’s blog, blood music, 20 000 leagues under the sea ned land harpoon, and natasha walter.

Attractions in 2010

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


‘Tigana’ – Guy Gavriel Kay June 2010


About me April 2009


Billy Budd, Sailor – Herman Melville November 2010


Currently to be read – 5th October October 2010


Discussion – genre fiction August 2010
5 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,

So there we are! Here’s to more posts in 2011.

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