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Voices under the Sun 陽光下的聲音

2013 in blogging

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About the fireworks

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Voices under the Sun 陽光下的聲音’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,600 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 43 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 51 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 84 posts. There were 67 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2 MB. That's about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 7th with 52 views. The most popular post that day was Is it censorship, or simply having your work edited?.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Voices under the Sun 陽光下的聲音 in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2013 were:

  1. twitter.com
  2. linkedin.com
  3. blog.ylib.com
  4. mail.xuite.net
  5. wordpress.com

Some visitors came searching, mostly for ken oldis, chinese ebook store, chinese ebook, 2013 ebook stories, and pavel v. kim.

Where did they come from?

That's 62 countries in all!
Most visitors came from Australia. The United States & Taiwan were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was January 2013 eBook Dynasty Resident Writer: Joel Lloyd Q & A

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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