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 Under the Hollywood Sign’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
19,000 people fit into the new Barclays Center to see Jay-Z perform. This blog was viewed about 100,000 times in 2012. If it were a concert at the Barclays Center, it would take about 5 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.
In 2012, there were 44 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 220 posts. There were 59 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 109 MB. That's about a picture per week.
The busiest day of the year was June 18th with 2,207 views. The most popular post that day was Why the Hollywood Sign Isn't Lit (and Never Will Be).
These are the posts that got the most views on Under the Hollywood Sign in 2012.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for blade runner, blade runner city, peg entwistle, hollywood sign, and hollywood sign at night.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
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