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 Fresher than ever.
A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 4,600 times in 2010. That’s about 11 full 747s.
In 2010, there were 6 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 14 posts. There were 4 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 170kb.
The busiest day of the year was May 4th with 60 views. The most popular post that day was Applying — It’s May and I have not heard from grad school.
Where did they come from?
The top referring sites in 2010 were neuroscience.mcmaster.ca, eos.ubc.ca, twitter.com, eblogtemplates.com, and psych3l032010.wordpress.com.
Some visitors came searching, mostly for what can you do with a phd, gradskool, paperology, finding a supervisor, and sonali lokuge.
Attractions in 2010
These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.
Applying — Finding a Supervisor December 2009
Applying — Choosing a grad program, supervisor and lab January 2010
Applying — Ask a Professor December 2009
Applying — Reference Letters January 2010