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2013 in blogging

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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 The Miscellanarian’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 35 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 27 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 194 posts. There were 39 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2 MB. That's about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was March 11th with 28 views. The most popular post that day was Merkin.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on The Miscellanarian in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for umbrella cartoon, cartoon umbrella, operation valkyrie, zoot suit riots, and umbrella.

Where did they come from?

That's 85 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 2013 was Thoughtform

This was the most active commenter 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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