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2010 in review

January 4, 2011

The stats helper monkeys at 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 This blog is on fire!.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 6,600 times in 2010. That’s about 16 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 64 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 232 posts. There were 116 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 164mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was February 16th with 43 views. The most popular post that day was Dress Design sketches 1950’s (Desire/Awakening Love era).


Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for dress designs, fashion sketches, fashion design sketches, 1949 fashion, and short story on sacrifice.

Attractions in 2010

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


Dress Design sketches 1950’s (Desire/Awakening Love era) November 2009


1949 fashion and sketches for Awakening Love trailer video — maybe! February 2009
4 comments and 1 Like on,


The Sacrifice — another short story March 2008
1 Like on,


More Dress Designs From the 1950’s January 2010


Romance— SEX: Desire, Lust, Passion, Love — and Affection? February 2009
Not as many hits as on my Magpies Nest Publishing site but there are almost as many hits on my combined blogspot sites (Writing For Joy, Diary of a Country Lady, Gladys Hobson – Author, Lake District Saga — Checkmate, Ask Gran Hobson) So many visitors for the wordpress dress design posts but nice to know people also come back to read my writing efforts!