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2012 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2012. 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 cupcakes2delite’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

19,000 people fit into the new Barclays Center to see Jay-Z perform. This blog was viewed about 73,000 times in 2012. If it were a concert at the Barclays Center, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2012, there were 107 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 193 posts. There were 309 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 300 MB. That's about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 9th with 793 views. The most popular post that day was World Literacy Day Cupcakes - Preview.

Attractions in 2012

These are the posts that got the most views on cupcakes2delite in 2012.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for cupcakes, hello kitty cupcakes, baby shower cupcakes, baby shower cupcakes for boys, and butterfly cupcakes.

Where did they come from?

That's 158 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. South Africa & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2012 was Cupcakes for my Blogging Guru!

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 wendz 45 comments
  • 2 Lisa 28 comments
  • 3 Tracy Derbyshire 11 comments
  • 4 Alison 11 comments
  • 5 Michelle Josi 9 comments

See you in 2013

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!



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