2010 in review – The Bach

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com 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

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The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 74,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 3 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 139 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 281 posts. There were 35 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 4mb. That’s about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was October 7th with 409 views. The most popular post that day was Paul the racist.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, google.co.in, twitter.com, ecoemails.wordpress.com, and google.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for toe shoes, best documentaries, good english movies list, bp oil spill, and plastic bottle numbers.

Attractions in 2010

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


Paul the racist October 2010


Bachodi’s 2nd theory of De-evolution July 2007


What do the numbers on bottom of bottles indicate? April 2007


I recall 500 English movies … March 2007


My list of ten best documentaries June 2010

A short story on wordpress.com themes and custom header

WordPress.com themes are gorgeous, but they just don’t behave the way how an administrator wants it. I had to change my theme again, since all my sidebar widgets used to and sit at the bottom of the page. Unfortunately user had to scroll through the sidebar (which apparently is lengthy) till the end of the pages just to comment. This is a typical problem with most of the wordpress.com themes which are offered. I spend lot of time adjusting theme and also reading through wordpress.com forums. If there is a solution for this, please post a comment here.

So now I am now settled with a third favorite theme in wordpress.com, which luckily offered custom image header. Hey wait a minute here I am small time photographer here, why not make own header. So some of my photos got scissors, and here are finalists.

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