Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2012. 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 Earthist Chronicles’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
20,005 entries were submitted to the 2012 National Geographic Photo of the Year contest. This blog was viewed 130,000 times in 2012. If each view were a photo, this blog could run 6 contests.
In 2012, there were 192 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 1,604 posts. There were 40 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 9 MB. That's about 3 pictures per month.
The busiest day of the year was September 28th with 7,224 views. The most popular post that day was Nakai's Injury: Photographs.
These are the posts that got the most views on The Earthist Chronicles in 2012.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for dawn brancheau, tim zimmerman, susan rice wealth, dawn brancheau death video, and tim zimmermann.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
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2013 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…
Who were they?
The most commented on post in 2012 was Nakai Photos and Backstory
These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog: