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Simply We

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 Simply We’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 8,800 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2011, there were 196 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 198 posts. There were 810 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 3 GB. That's about 2 pictures per day.

The busiest day of the year was September 7th with 158 views. The most popular post that day was Tortoise Time.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for simplywe, simplywe.com, simply we, repurpose stereo console, and cinder block raised beds.

Where did they come from?

Most visitors came from The United States. Australia & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was 100?

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Cami Reeves 31 comments
  • 2 Joan Kellogg 30 comments
  • 3 Kelsey 26 comments
  • 4 Amber 14 comments
  • 5 Terrie Frailey 12 comments

Attractions in 2011

These are the posts that got the most views on Simply We in 2011.

See you in 2012

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2011.
We look forward to serving you again in 2012! Happy New Year!


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