Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
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 Matthew Skelton’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 10,000 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 17 years to get that many views.
In 2012, there were 20 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 80 posts. There were 59 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 7 MB. That's about a picture per week.
The busiest day of the year was May 21st with 230 views. The most popular post that day was Event-Sourced Architectures by Martin Thompson at QConLondon 2012.
These are the posts that got the most views on Matthew Skelton in 2012.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for devops interview questions, matthew skelton, event sourcing, clr.com, and delphi assert.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
2013 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…
Who were they?
The most commented on post in 2012 was GOOS at 7digital - Code Shapes, the Purpose of Tests, and Logging Done Well
These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog: