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Personal Due Diligence

2013 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Personal Due Diligence’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,900 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 7 trips to carry that many people.

In 2013, there were 106 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 152 posts. There were 21 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 3 MB. That's about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was February 21st with 119 views. The most popular post that day was The fragile, the robust, the anti-fragile and the resilient.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on Personal Due Diligence in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2013 were:

  1. facebook.com
  2. twitter.com
  3. linkedin.com
  4. plus.google.com
  5. mail.yahoo.com

Some visitors came searching, mostly for personal due diligence, terry paupst, what do you want to be known for, and personalduediligence.com.

Where did they come from?

That's 94 countries in all!
Most visitors came from Canada. The United States & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Does anybody really know what time it is?

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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