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.
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.
MCMC in Python: Global Temperature Reconstruction with PyMC August 2010
Paper rejected, Cheer Up with Baby Animals November 2009
MCMC in Python: PyMC for Bayesian Probability November 2008
MCMC in Python: PyMC for Bayesian Model Selection August 2009
Multilevel (hierarchical) modeling: what it can and cannot do in Python December 2009