2010 in Blogging

WordPress recently sent me a little summary of my blogging activity over the past year. Since I only migrated over the WordPress in late June, it really only reflects about six months of activity. Anyway, I found it kind of interesting, so I thought I would share it with you:

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com 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 Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 13,000 times in 2010. That’s about 31 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 45 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 187 posts. There were 26 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 3mb. That’s about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was December 7th with 4,686 views. The most popular post that day was Things I Like About Japan #5: Koi.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were news.searchina.ne.jp, japanbloglist.com, ime.nu, WordPress Dashboard, and facebook.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for christmas in japan, mcdonalds japan christmas, japanese fans, A Modern Girl koi, and north korea girls.

Attractions in 2010

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


Things I Like About Japan #5: Koi November 2010


About Me September 2009


The Joys of Karaoke November 2010


Autumn Leaves December 2010
14 comments and 3 Likes on WordPress.com


My Home Away From Home November 2010

Thanks for reading!