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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 Technically Speaking’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

90 photographers worked the red carpet at the 2012 Academy Awards. This blog had 1,400 views in 2012. If each view was a photographer, you could shoot 16 Academy Awards ceremonies.

In 2012, there were 155 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 164 posts. There were 71 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 43 MB. That's about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was July 29th with 39 views. The most popular post that day was Heaven Scent.

Attractions in 2012

These are the posts that got the most views on Technically Speaking in 2012.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for english take new amsterdam, surrender of new amsterdam to the english, and conclusion of taser gun of high voltage.

Where did they come from?

That's 29 countries in all!
Most visitors came from Australia. The United States & New Zealand were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2012 was Ken Clezy’s entertaining life story

These were the 2 most active commenters on this blog:

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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