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:

The *Blog-Health-o-Meter™* reads Wow.

## Crunchy numbers

About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about **32,000** 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 **52** new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 116 posts. There were **39** pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 5mb. That’s about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was August 27th with **430** views. The most popular post that day was MCMC in Python: Global Temperature Reconstruction with PyMC.

## Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were **code.google.com**, **blog.computationalcomplexity.org**, **reddit.com**, **Google Reader**, and **math.cmu.edu**.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for **teacup pigs**, **tea cup pigs**, **teacup pig**, **math art**, and **pymc**.

## Attractions in 2010

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

1

MCMC in Python: Global Temperature Reconstruction with PyMC August 2010

4 comments

2

Paper rejected, Cheer Up with Baby Animals November 2009

3 comments

3

MCMC in Python: PyMC for Bayesian Probability November 2008

5 comments

4

MCMC in Python: PyMC for Bayesian Model Selection August 2009

25 comments

5

Multilevel (hierarchical) modeling: what it can and cannot do in Python December 2009

16 comments