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2011 in blogging

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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 The Transcendental Tourist’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 21,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 8 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2011, there were 23 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 75 posts. There were 281 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 414 MB. That's about 5 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 1st with 251 views. The most popular post that day was I Got Myself a Universe in Angkor Wat.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for corazon de maria leaf, spoliarium, corazon de maria plant, dark classroom, and old manila.

Where did they come from?

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

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was Lights and Shades

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

Attractions in 2011

These are the posts that got the most views on The Transcendental Tourist 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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