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Club Schadenfreude

2013 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2013. 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 Club Schadenfreude’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 17,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 146 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 275 posts. There were 209 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 78 MB. That's about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 10th with 551 views. The most popular post that day was Not So Polite Dinner Conversation - So, if I agree to a possible historical Jesus, then what?.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for club schadenfreude, fat americans, no liars, clubschadenfreude, and the bible history channel.

Where did they come from?

That's 92 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Canada & Brazil were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Not So Polite Dinner Conversation - So, if I agree to a possible historical Jesus, then what?

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Potato 257 comments
  • 2 john zande 186 comments
  • 3 makagutu 130 comments
  • 4 Ron 78 comments
  • 5 Ben Nasmith 63 comments

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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