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Barking up the Muse Tree

2013 in blogging

Happy New Year from Jetpack!


About the fireworks

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 Barking up the Muse Tree’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 930 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 16 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 102 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 180 posts.

The busiest day of the year was October 14th with 108 views. The most popular post that day was Portrait of a Character – Hoshi Sato.

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Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Barking up the Muse Tree in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for cave painting, uss bluebird ncc, rock paintings, matthew perry young, and leah benson big bang theory.

Where did they come from?

That's 57 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Review – Together

These were the 4 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Bill Oldfield 12 comments
  • 2 SLWalker 3 comments
  • 3 mirandafave 1 comment
  • 4 Kirok of L'stok 1 comment

See you in 2014

Thanks for flying with Jetpack in 2013. We look forward to serving you again in 2014! Happy New Year!


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