2010 in review (where 2010 = my blog, apparently)

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 5,600 times in 2010. That’s about 13 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 34 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 37 posts. There were 38 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 9mb. That’s about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was December 24th with 723 views. The most popular post that day was Yule Shall Not Pass!.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were reddit.com, alphainventions.com, facebook.com, twitter.com, and rationalistsblog.net.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for islamic empire, islamic expansion, madhab map, where did islam originate, and hajj.

Attractions in 2010

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


Yule Shall Not Pass! December 2010


A very, very short introduction to Islam July 2010


The Importance of Language: How a couple of marks on a page can make the difference between virgins and grapes December 2010


Today I have mostly been learning about… “Fuck” July 2010


The Problem of Diffuse Unbelief: Dawkins, Dennett, Harris and Hitchens on Herding Cats July 2010


About Chris

Scholar of religion/nonreligion... PhD Student (Lancaster University), blogger, singer, actor, thinker... Northern Irish living in Scotland. Co-founder of The Religious Studies Project. Director at the NSRN. Baritone masquerading as a tenor. Vegetarian for no particular reason.

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