2010 in review

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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About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 35,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 4 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 35 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 205 posts. There were 25 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 48mb. That’s about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was February 11th with 308 views. The most popular post that day was Happy Birthday, Mr. Lincoln!.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were bestcollegesonline.com, civilwarinteractive.com, edu.aceswebworld.com, historywebsites.com, and civilwar.org.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for abraham lincoln, civil war history, lincoln, civil war medals, and musket.

Attractions in 2010

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

1

Happy Birthday, Mr. Lincoln! February 2009
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2

Considering the rifled musket March 2009
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3

The Medal of Honor in the Civil War March 2008
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4

Geography and the Civil War November 2007

5

Some interesting Civil War reenacting videos on YouTube September 2007
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