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Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?

2013 in blogging

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About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2013. 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 Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 27,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 10 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 52 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 436 posts. There were 206 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 138 MB. That's about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 7th with 667 views. The most popular post that day was Susan Cowsill's 39-year trip to an opening spot with Rodriguez.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone? in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for meg white, lisa simpson, procol harum, beach fossils, and laurie anderson.

Where did they come from?

That's 131 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Canada were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was A foretaste of New Jersey rock without Maxwell's: Speed the Plough, East of Venus play Mexicali Live

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2014

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2013. We look forward to serving you again in 2014! Happy New Year!

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