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2010 in review – courtesy of
January 2, 2011, 7:09 am
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The stats helper monkeys at 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

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About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 36,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 4 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 142 new posts, not bad for the first year! There were 337 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 441mb. That’s about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was January 26th with 686 views. The most popular post that day was ‘Sun Flower’ stitches, with David’s permission.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for value scale, stitch milanese, melita stitches 4 fun, fireside stitchery, and melita glavin.

Attractions in 2010

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


‘Sun Flower’ stitches, with David’s permission January 2010


Beautiful Ohio October 2010


‘Pieces of Eight’, Octagons A B C February 2010


Madam Carina October 2010


A Visit to Winterthur and the Plimoth Jacket May 2010

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Very interesting stats, Melita. I had no idea so many folks were reading Blog and then heading over to visit you. Makes me happy. No way am I the only stitching blog that is fun an informative!

Bet lots of folks subscribe to an RSS feed, too. But I don’t think the stats capture that figure.

Comment by Chillyhollow

Hi Jane, I had no idea either. I never looked that closely at the stats. But now that is has been called to my attention, I see that yesterday & today I got about 30 referrals from your website. So, many thanks to you!

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