2010 in review according to a WordPress.com ‘bot

I have to hand it to the folks at WordPress, they deliver a lot of value for the money (which is zero for me).  I received the following in an email over the weekend coincidental with me wondering who all is reading my posts (and their value which so far has been self-educational rather than the intended self-promotional).  Anyway, without reading too much into an automatically-generated review, I think I am headed in the right direction.  Here’s what WordPress says about my performance in 2010.

“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:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is doing awesome!.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,200 times in 2010. That’s about 5 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 51 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 64 posts. There were 49 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 36mb. That’s about 4 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was August 26th with 32 views. The most popular post that day was Beached.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were mycrazyreader.info, linkedin.com, healthresearchpolicy.org, Google Reader, and bigextracash.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for retronyma, chris dippel, usaid sbir, pdp gates foundation, and kevin killeen matrivax.

Attractions in 2010

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


Beached August 2010


Why this Blog? September 2009


MedTech Made Easy May 2010


Accelerated POC March 2010


AIDS Aid (Maybe) December 2010″


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