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These words are feral & wild

2013 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


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 These words are feral & wild’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,200 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 53 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 30 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 143 posts. There were 73 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 84 MB. That's about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 30th with 103 views. The most popular post that day was Cote d'azur - Part I.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on These words are feral & wild in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2013 were:

  1. facebook.com
  2. reddit.com
  3. twitter.com
  4. wordpress.com
  5. pinterest.com

Some visitors came searching, mostly for our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, our deepest fear, trainspotting choose life, agnostic, and agnosticism.

Where did they come from?

That's 95 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. India & Singapore were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Foreign native digressions

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2014

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


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