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2013 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Ubuntu Genius's Blog’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 450,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 19 days for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 8 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 187 posts. There were 15 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 442 KB. That's about a picture per month.

The busiest day of the year was July 30th with 2,071 views. The most popular post that day was Ubuntu Cleanup: How to Remove All Unused Linux Kernel Headers, Images and Modules.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for ubuntu not booting, ubuntu recovery mode, ubuntu remove old kernels, ubuntu recovery, and ubuntu cleaning up /boot.

Where did they come from?

That's 212 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & India were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Ubuntu USB Storage: How to Safely Remove Drive When Eject and Unmount Are Only Options

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 MS Free 6 comments
  • 2 Tracy 4 comments
  • 3 leo 4 comments
  • 4 Subi Suresh 3 comments
  • 5 John B 3 comments

See you in 2014

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