wordpress delivered these stats to my inbox the other day… cool to see how the community blossomed this year!

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 Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 170,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 7 days for that many people to see it.


In 2010, there were 69 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 98 posts. There were 208 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 53mb. That’s about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was February 2nd with 5,297 views. The most popular post that day was iPad: Overhyped Flop or a case of Great Design Thinking?.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were twitter.com, stumbleupon.com, wordpress.com, facebook.com, and Google Reader.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for emergent by design, venessa miemis, collaboration, ipad flop, and design thinking.

Attractions in 2010

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


iPad: Overhyped Flop or a case of Great Design Thinking? February 2010


The Rise of Collaborative Consumption October 2010
83 comments and 86 Likes on WordPress.com


What is Design Thinking, Really? January 2010
98 comments and 3 Likes on WordPress.com


who’s the architect? March 2009


36 Awesome Idea Hubs to Spark Creative Thinking, Innovation, & Inspiration November 2009
7 comments and 2 Likes on WordPress.com