2010 in review – We Didn’t Start the Fire.

I don’t really think these stats come anywhere near “You’re On Fire”, but who am I to argue with the unfathomable wisdom of WordPress and its 1,001 Helper Monkeys?

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 This blog is on fire!.

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 24 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 172 posts. There was 1 picture uploaded, taking a total of 238kb.

The busiest day of the year was August 20th with 18 views. The most popular post that day was Dear Mr. J. M. Lapeyre, Your stairs suck. Sincerely, Me..

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were brightestcomic.com, toomanyblags.wordpress.com, facebook.com, en.wordpress.com, and talesofmu.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for bye old mechanic man, lordi bye old mechanic man, jm lapeyre, lordi mechanic, and persian voodoo.

Attractions in 2010

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


Dear Mr. J. M. Lapeyre, Your stairs suck. Sincerely, Me. March 2009
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Bye Old Mechanic Man (by Lordi… sort of…) March 2009


Real Technologies That Should Scare the Crap Out of You. June 2010


He always told his mom he would make it big… April 2009


15 Albums Meme. Sort of. September 2010
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~ by oberon the fool on January 2, 2011.

One Response to “2010 in review – We Didn’t Start the Fire.”

  1. They sent me one of these, too. I was similarly underwhelmed by my statistics. My most viewed post was the one about not knowing who Gene Wolfe was. Yay!

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