Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2011. 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 Late Night Astronomy’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!
The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 10,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.
In 2011, there were 21 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 53 posts. There were 72 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 54 MB. That's about a picture per week.
The busiest day of the year was February 24th with 106 views. The most popular post that day was iPhone and iPod Touch Astronomy Apps.
The top referring sites in 2011 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for nebula, ring nebula, hubble, hubble images, and late night astronomy.
These are the posts that got the most views on Late Night Astronomy in 2011.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2011.
We look forward to serving you again in 2012! Happy New Year!
Late Night Astronomy
2012 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…
Who were they?
The most commented on post in 2011 was Review: Orion SkyQuest XT8i
These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog: