Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2012. And because we like to share, we made the fireworks available as a jQuery plugin on GitHub.
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We made beautiful, animated fireworks to celebrate your blogging! Unfortunately this browser lacks the capability. We made a slide show to fill in but we hope you will come back to this page with an HTML5 browser. In our tests, Safari or Chrome worked best.
To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Sparking The Left’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
100 lucky friends got to attend the Justin Timberlake/Jessica Biel wedding. This blog had about 1,800 visitors in 2012. If it were viewed exclusively by their wedding guests, they’d have to get married 18 times. That’s a lot of gifts!
In 2012, there were 230 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 236 posts. There were 128 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 5 MB. That's about 2 pictures per week.
The busiest day of the year was April 15th with 53 views. The most popular post that day was Is a Generation Gap to Blame for the Failure of Welfare?.
These are the posts that got the most views on Sparking The Left in 2012.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for why are drone strikes bad, sparking the left, terrorists are people too, and fast and furious atlantic.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
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2013 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…