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Eyes to See

2013 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2013. And because we like to share, we made the fireworks available as a jQuery plugin on GitHub.

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Eyes to See’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,100 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 122 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 541 posts. There were 201 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 318 MB. That's about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was March 4th with 59 views. The most popular post that day was Phoneography.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Eyes to See in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for sailboats, moon pops, coffee signs, and then it is winter, and planes in boneyard.

Where did they come from?

That's 78 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Canada & Turkey were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Rocks

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 bulldogsturf 82 comments
  • 2 Kay Rolfe 76 comments
  • 3 zannyro 62 comments
  • 4 Patti 33 comments
  • 5 niasunset 27 comments

See you in 2014

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2013. We look forward to serving you again in 2014! Happy New Year!


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