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Twenty Oh Eight

2014 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!

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About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2014. 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 Twenty Oh Eight’s activity in 2014. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

There were 36 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 15 MB. That's about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was July 12th with 7,246 views. The most popular post that day was This is a motherfucking website. And it's not completely fucking perfect.

Posting Patterns

In 2014, there were 38 new posts, not bad for the first year!

Longest Streak

23 March - 24 March

Best Day

with 9 posts total

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2014 were:

  1. facebook.com
  2. twitter.com
  3. hckrnews.com
  4. flipboard.com
  5. ringtennis.de

Where did they come from?

That's 112 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Germany & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2014 was This is a motherfucking website. And it's not completely fucking perfect

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2015

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2014. We look forward to serving you again in 2015! Happy New Year!

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