2010 in review

What a great New Year’s Gift from WordPress.com! I have to say that having blogs hosted here on WordPress has been great. Thank you WordPress!
laurel l. russwurm

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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
WikiLeak's Julian Assange

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 8,900 times in 2010. That’s about 21 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 70 new posts, not bad for the first year! There were 252 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 45mb. That’s about 5 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was December 2nd with 237 views. The most popular post that day was:

Unspeakable: Tom Flanagan and #WikiLeaks.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, boingboing.net, digg.com, twitter.com, and michaelgeist.ca.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for dmca canada, wikileaks links, dmca, canadian house of commons, and tom flanagan wikileaks.

Attractions in 2010

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


Unspeakable: Tom Flanagan and #WikiLeaks December 2010
10 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Canada don’t need no stinkin’ DMCA May 2010
17 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


p2p and Free Speech May 2010


Canadian Constitutional Law February 2010
1 comment


Robert Redford, the Newsmedia and the WikiLeaks’ Cablegate November 2010

Image Credits:
Julian Assange at New Media Days 2009 Photo by New Media Days / Peter Erichsen
Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (cc-by-sa)

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