Of course it was my highest read post… I should have known

by Gilbert Keith

Before you read all this, I want to ask you readers why you care so much about junk I eat. Seriously, how is that the top post when I have so much other stuff to write about?!


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 This blog is doing awesome!.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 3,100 times in 2010. That’s about 7 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 65 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 426 posts. There were 21 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 893kb. That’s about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was August 15th with 66 views. The most popular post that day was The Junk I ate today:.


Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, hsquizbowl.org, everyday847.blogspot.com, twitter.com, and crystal-myth.blogspot.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for gautam kandlikar, facebook search sucks, solow testimony, gulpoli, and gul poli.

Attractions in 2010

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


The Junk I ate today: August 2010


About me December 2009


Robert Solow’s Testimony to Congress July 2010


Why Facebook Search Sucks December 2009


Gul poli January 2009