Sunday, January 2, 2011

My 2010 Blog in Review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here's a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,400 times in 2010. That's about 6 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 56 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 71 posts. There were 90 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2mb. That's about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was January 22nd with 361 views. The most popular post that day was Five Reasons Why Allied Health Faculty Should Use Social Media.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and WordPress Dashboard.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for andy mcphee, common confusables, metaphors in healthcare, ping pong, and use fewer words.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

Five Reasons Why Allied Health Faculty Should Use Social Media December 2009

Using Similes and Metaphors to Help Patients Learn March 2010

About Andy McPhee December 2009

Thank a “Born Teacher” Today June 2010

Will the iPad and Kindle Kill Traditional Textbooks? January 2010