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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 Battered, Tattered, Yellowed, & Creased’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 32,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 12 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 65 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 207 posts. There were 142 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 35 MB. That's about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 18th with 274 views. The most popular post that day was Adventures in Art - Frank R. Paul (2) Alien Visions.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Battered, Tattered, Yellowed, & Creased in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for frank r paul lif eon other planets, retro james bond images, robert mcginnis, and life on other planets by paul.

Where did they come from?

That's 109 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Canada were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Three Hearts and Three Lions - Poul Anderson

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

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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