2010 in review (inside the numbers…)

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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The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers. This blog was viewed about 23,000 times in 2010. If each view were a shipping container, your blog would have filled about 5 fully loaded ships.

In 2010, there were 230 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 488 posts. There were 288 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 30mb. That’s about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 1st with 192 views. The most popular post that day was MAKE IT OR BREAK IT 2.10: At the Edge of the Worlds.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were en.wordpress.com, facebook.com, twitter.com, WordPress Dashboard, and mail.yahoo.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for karen gillan, amy pond, burn notice, fiona burn notice, and burn notice fiona.

Attractions in 2010

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


MAKE IT OR BREAK IT 2.10: At the Edge of the Worlds September 2010


Coming Attractions: 11th Doctor January 2010


Doctor Who Series 5: New promos! February 2010


BURN NOTICE 4.1: When Michael met Vaughn… June 2010


STARGATE UNIVERSE 1.16: Sabotage May 2010
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11 Films I’m Looking Forward to in 2011

Since it’s 2011, you’ll be seeing lots of “Top 11” lists, so let me get in on the action right away, with the movies I am most looking forward to seeing this year. I know not every one will live up to expectations (Honestly, is they any way that Sucker Punch can be even half as fantastic as it looks?), but it’s the ones that do excel that make movie-going worth it. So here are my top 11:

1. Sucker Punch
2. Cowboys & Aliens
3. Thor
4. Captain America: The First Avenger
5. The Hangover Part II
6. Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
7. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II
9. X-Men: First Class
10. Green Lantern
11. Super 8
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