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2014 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


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 ritaLOVEStoWRITE’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 30,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 11 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

There were 384 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 152 MB. That's about a picture per day.

The busiest day of the year was August 13th with 1,697 views. The most popular post that day was Thought of the Day 9.16.12 Lauren Bacall.

Posting Patterns

In 2014, there were 129 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 748 posts.

Longest Streak

1 June - 14 June

Best Day

with 30 posts total

Attractions in 2014

These are the posts that got the most views on ritaLOVEStoWRITE in 2014.

Where did they come from?

That's 148 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & France were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2014 was Muffin Monday: Almond Currant (Vegan?)

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Harliqueen 15 comments
  • 2 Lynn Reynolds 10 comments
  • 3 pianogirl88 5 comments
  • 4 Anne Bonney 4 comments
  • 5 Heidy L. McCallum 3 comments

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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