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Mountain Was Here

2015 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!

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About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2015. 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 Mountain Was Here’s activity in 2015. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,400 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry that many people.

There were 8 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 5 MB.

The busiest day of the year was April 3rd with 216 views. The most popular post that day was D&D Campaign Setting: Itasoa.

Posting Patterns

In 2015, there were 47 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 148 posts.

Longest Streak

2 April - 7 April

Best Day

with 11 posts total

Attractions in 2015

These are the posts that got the most views on Mountain Was Here in 2015.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2015 were:

  1. reddit.com
  2. facebook.com
  3. deirdre.net
  4. abyssapexzine.com
  5. knowyourmeme.com

Where did they come from?

That's 96 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Brazil & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2015 was Hugo Nominees announcement and commentary (with associated Sad Puppies drama).

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2016

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2015. We look forward to serving you again in 2016! Happy New Year!

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