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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We made beautiful, animated fireworks to celebrate your blogging! Unfortunately this browser lacks the capability. We made a slide show to fill in but we hope you will come back to this page with an HTML5 browser. In our tests, Safari or Chrome worked best.
To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on The Great Adventure’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 4,400 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 7 years to get that many views.
In 2012, there were 155 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 267 posts. There were 11 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 9 MB. That's about a picture per month.
The busiest day of the year was August 25th with 64 views. The most popular post that day was Saving a Life.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for glen robinson, glen robinson author, glenchen.com, glen robinson steampunk, and infinity's reach.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
The Great Adventure
2013 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…