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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 Get The Picture’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

About 1,000,000 people visit the Seattle Space Needle every year. This blog was viewed about 4,100,000 times in 2013. If it were the Space Needle, it would take about 4 years for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 1,776 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 11,148 posts. There were 7 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 208 KB.

The busiest day of the year was September 9th with 25,761 views. The most popular post that day was Helmet? Todd Gurley don't need no stinkin' helmet..

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Get The Picture in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for get the picture, blutarsky, get the picture blutarsky, senator blutarsky, and getthepicture.

Where did they come from?

That's 175 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Canada were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Off to see the eagle

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Dog in Fla 1982 comments
  • 2 Mayor of Dawgtown 1895 comments
  • 3 Cojones 1453 comments
  • 4 AthensHomerDawg 1200 comments
  • 5 Scorpio Jones, III 1151 comments

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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