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2010 in review according to WordPress stats

The stats helper monkeys at 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 Fresher than ever.

Crunchy numbers


A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 4,300 times in 2010. That’s about 10 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 116 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 147 posts. There were 123 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 46mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was December 17th with 161 views. The most popular post that day was Desert Island Discs with Torquil Norman.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for adam bekele, shashank virmani, lhc cartoon, random elephants in london, and the times phil campbell tomorrow’s giants.

Attractions in 2010

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


Desert Island Discs with Torquil Norman December 2010


Keep your desktop desktop tidy Mendeley style – Quantum Tunnel Podcast August 2010


Mantén el escritorio limpio al estilo Mendeley September 2010


Visiting Bletchley Park – Alan Turing statue May 2010