Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2013. 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 Upturned Microscope’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!
The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 430,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 18 days for that many people to see it.
In 2013, there were 109 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 538 posts. There were 107 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 33 MB. That's about 2 pictures per week.
The busiest day of the year was October 8th with 35,212 views. The most popular post that day was Metaphor.
These are the posts that got the most views on The Upturned Microscope in 2013.
The top referring sites in 2013 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for the upturned microscope, upturned microscope, science, joke, and creeping out your labmates.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2013. We look forward to serving you again in 2014! Happy New Year!
The Upturned Microscope
Thanks for taking a look at this annual report. If you like, you could start your own WordPress.com blog in 2014!
Who were they?
The most commented on post in 2013 was Negative data
These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog: