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2011 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2011. 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 The Wiert Corner - irregular stream of stuff’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 240,000 times in 2011. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 10 days for that many people to see it.

In 2011, there were 427 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 771 posts. There were 10 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 661 KB. That's about a picture per month.

The busiest day of the year was September 10th with 2,069 views. The most popular post that day was Stephen Forte`s Blog - Silverlight is Dead, Long Live XAML.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for unable to obtain hardware information for the selected machine and thermostaat wifi.

Where did they come from?

Most visitors came from The United States. Netherlands & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was Dropbox - Simplify your life - easy way to sync your iOS Delphi XE2 FireMonkey stuff between your Mac and PC

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2012

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We look forward to serving you again in 2012! Happy New Year!


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