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2015 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on SQL Studies’s activity in 2015. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 310,000 times in 2015. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 13 days for that many people to see it.

There were 133 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 13 MB. That's about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 19th with 2,308 views. The most popular post that day was Tales of a DBA fed up with NOLOCK. Part 1.

Posting Patterns

In 2015, there were 105 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 333 posts.

Longest Streak

12 January - 13 January

Best Day

with 40 posts total

Attractions in 2015

These are the posts that got the most views on SQL Studies in 2015.

How did they find this blog?

Where did they come from?

That's 205 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. India & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2015 was Tales of a DBA fed up with NOLOCK. Part 1

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 notarian 15 comments
  • 2 davidbainbridge83 10 comments
  • 3 Richard 9 comments
  • 4 ScottPletcher 7 comments
  • 5 andreaallred 5 comments

See you in 2016

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2015. We look forward to serving you again in 2016! Happy New Year!


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