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2014 in blogging

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About the fireworks

Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2014. 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 Solving Interesting Problems by Technical Means’s activity in 2014. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 14,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 5 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

There was 1 picture uploaded, taking a total of 14 KB.

The busiest day of the year was August 7th with 457 views. The most popular post that day was Beginner's Guide to Hazelcast Part 3.

Posting Patterns

In 2014, there were 52 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 70 posts.

Longest Streak

3 October - 5 October

Best Day

with 14 posts total

Attractions in 2014

These are the posts that got the most views on Solving Interesting Problems by Technical Means in 2014.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2014 were:

  1. dzone.com
  2. blog.hazelcast.com
  3. twitter.com
  4. javacodegeeks.com
  5. reddit.com

Where did they come from?

That's 116 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. India & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2014 was Beginner's Guide to Hazelcast Part 3

These were the 4 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2015

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2014. We look forward to serving you again in 2015! Happy New Year!


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