2010 in review

2 01 2011

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

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 420,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 18 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 307 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 895 posts. There were 171 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 159mb. That’s about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was February 3rd with 19,896 views. The most popular post that day was On being “real men”.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were ochlophobist.blogspot.com, Google Reader, sergesblog.blogspot.com, rorate-caeli.blogspot.com, and orientem.blogspot.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for norman rockwell, buenos aires, reditus, arturo vasquez, and saturn.

Attractions in 2010

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

1

On being “real men” August 2009
11 comments

2

La sombra de San Pedro December 2008
50 comments

3

Mythical Founding of Buenos Aires by Jorge Luis Borges June 2008
4 comments

4

Las doce verdades del mundo August 2009
10 comments

5

OraciĆ³n a San Cipriano June 2008
148 comments