A WordPress Review of 2010

I received this email from WordPress today and although my main purpose for writing Anniespickns has nothing to do with tracking how many people read or search it I found this interesting and thought those of you who are into stats might too.

Here’s their email:

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com 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 Wow.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 6,300 times in 2010. That’s about 15 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 86 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 135 posts. There were 236 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 783mb. That’s about 5 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was January 12th with 1,624 views. The most popular post that day was Turnips. Why not give them a try?.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were wordpress.com, facebook.com, kimtb.wordpress.com, en.wordpress.com, and WordPress Dashboard.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for satsuma imo mash, watermelon slice, spaghetti squash, meyer lemon panna cotta, and watermelon.

Attractions in 2010

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


Turnips. Why not give them a try? January 2010


Meyer Lemon Panna Cotta – Light, Creamy and Perfectly Delicious! March 2010


Who is Annie? November 2009


103° Today! July 2010


Satsumaimo or Japanese Sweet Potatoes April 2010