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

Featured image

A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 6,500 times in 2010. That’s about 16 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 210 new posts, not bad for the first year! There were 22 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 8mb. That’s about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was November 8th with 145 views. The most popular post that day was Taxation, trade and urbanism in the Byzantine Empire.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were talk.guardian.co.uk, facebook.com, en.wordpress.com, digg.com, and flickr.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for byzantine empire, middle earth, celia humphris, byzantine, and d’arcy.

Attractions in 2010

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


Taxation, trade and urbanism in the Byzantine Empire June 2010
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Maps May 2010


Trees – The Garden Of Jane Delawney August 2010


George Gemistos Plethon, the Byzantine Empire and the Italian Renaissance June 2010


About this blog February 2010


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