Tales from a Trading Desk: 2010 In Review

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:

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The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 170,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 7 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 343 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 1629 posts. There were 53 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 9mb. That’s about 1 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was March 11th with 1,209 views. The most popular post that day was VS2010: Where is F# Refactoring?.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were blog.lab49.com, Google Reader, msdn.microsoft.com, lab49.com, and blogs.msdn.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for tales from a trading desk, wpf carousel, reachframework, wpf datagrid, and blend 4.

Attractions in 2010

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


VS2010: Where is F# Refactoring? March 2010


Windows 7 64-bit on a MacBook January 2009


WPF vs Windows Forms September 2007


Bloomberg B-PIPE/BPOD June 2009


WPF: Carousel April 2007

~ by mdavey on January 2, 2011.

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