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2010 in review – Wow! And thanks, WordPress

The stats helper monkeys at 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.

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,200 times in 2010. That’s about 5 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 196 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 701 posts. There were 270 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 66mb. That’s about 5 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was October 21st with 156 views. The most popular post that day was SatireWire | Australia Gets Drunk, Wakes Up in North Atlantic – StumbleUpon.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,, WordPress Dashboard,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for lego thanksgiving, elmo collectables, harlem swing dance, your life is fine, and swing jazz 1930’s.

Attractions in 2010

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


SatireWire | Australia Gets Drunk, Wakes Up in North Atlantic – StumbleUpon October 2010
13 comments and 1 Like on,


What is RSS? September 2010


About Margy September 2010


A History of Everything! October 2010


Helen and Margaret’s Pledge to America « Margaret and Helen October 2010


Writer, Walker, Entrepreneur, baby-boomer

9 thoughts on “2010 in review – Wow! And thanks, WordPress

    1. That’s one of the reasons I really like WordPress. They’re always improving and making their service easier – not more difficult – to use.

  1. I never got one either. Now I feel all unloved. And lonely.

    I can see how many visits the site has had, but nothing like that lovely graphic, or jumbo jet reference. Wonder why not?

    1. You should be able to get that information from your dashboard. Don’t feel bad – we all love you, even if WordPress is playing hard to get!

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