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

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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.


On being “real men” August 2009


La sombra de San Pedro December 2008


Mythical Founding of Buenos Aires by Jorge Luis Borges June 2008


Las doce verdades del mundo August 2009


Oración a San Cipriano June 2008



4 responses

4 01 2011

This reply has convicted me. I’m going to to quit reading Arturo’s blog and sign up for the Catholic Answers forum immediately.

2 01 2011
Arturo Vasquez

No one ever buys me anything. Sigh.

If anything, I just gave away a book.

2 01 2011
San Diego

Because you care naught about stats and who reads your wisdom…unlike the BAD NEOCATH BLOGGERS….


(Love the Amazon wish list posted for people to give you stuff too! Because you’re not like the BAD NEOCATH BLOGGERS….)


2 01 2011
Arturo Vasquez

This was a cheesy post automatically generated by WordPress. I post if purely for shits n’ giggles.

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