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2011 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!

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About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2011. 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 Search Unleashed’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 16,000 times in 2011. 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 2011, there were 14 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 15 posts. There were 70 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2 MB. That's about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was December 14th with 192 views. The most popular post that day was Reasons to go with FAST Search for SharePoint instead of regular SharePoint 2010 Search.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for fs4sp, metadata crawled properties, sharepoint 2010 bdc index html, and fast search sharepoint.

Where did they come from?

Most visitors came from The United States. India & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was Learning roadmap for Search in SharePoint 2010 (including FAST Search for SharePoint) – Part 2: Planning, Scale, Installation and Deployment, and Crawling

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2012

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2011.
We look forward to serving you again in 2012! Happy New Year!

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