2010 in review

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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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,600 times in 2010. That’s about 6 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 44 new posts, not bad for a blog that’s less than two months old! There were 91 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 25mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was December 10th with 345 views. The most popular post that day was Send the pope a Christmas message.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were catholicreview.org, facebook.com, twitter.com, littlesistersofthepoorbaltimore.org, and whispersintheloggia.blogspot.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for christmas greetings, old christmas cards, christmas message, old christmas card, and camauro.

Attractions in 2010

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


Send the pope a Christmas message December 2010


Why the pope wore that ‘Santa hat’ November 2010


‘Christ has no hands but ours’ December 2010


The Little Sisters of the Poor ain’t no patsies November 2010


VIDEO REPORT: John Harbaugh on faith and the Ravens December 2010
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About George P. Matysek Jr.

George P. Matysek Jr. is the assistant managing editor of The Catholic Review in Baltimore. View all posts by George P. Matysek Jr.

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