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2012 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2012. 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 Belle of Dirt’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,200 times in 2012. If it were a Dreamliner, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people.

In 2012, there were 14 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 28 posts. There were 53 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 48 MB. That's about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 6th with 22 views. The most popular post that day was Hades would like his weather back..

Attractions in 2012

These are the posts that got the most views on Belle of Dirt in 2012.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for summer pool, building a pond, philodendron domesticum, playhouse frame, and typical asian light posts.

Where did they come from?

That's 66 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Canada & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2012 was Building a Pond: Part 1, Hardscape

These were the 3 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Emily 2 comments
  • 2 joharr 1 comment
  • 3 Jen 1 comment

See you in 2013

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!


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