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Under the Hollywood Sign

2014 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!

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About the fireworks

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Under the Hollywood Sign’s activity in 2014. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 84,000 times in 2014. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 4 days for that many people to see it.

There were 130 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 170 MB. That's about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was July 17th with 2,191 views. The most popular post that day was Mary Astor at Moorcrest: the 1925 Publicity Photos.

Posting Patterns

In 2014, there were 43 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 317 posts.

Best Day

with 9 posts total

Attractions in 2014

These are the posts that got the most views on Under the Hollywood Sign in 2014.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2014 were:

  1. facebook.com
  2. awalkerinla.com
  3. la.curbed.com
  4. kcet.org
  5. twitter.com

Where did they come from?

That's 146 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2014 was Hollyridge Trailhead To Be Closed for 180 Days

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 martin 6 comments
  • 2 Brenda 2 comments
  • 3 Craig 2 comments
  • 4 carmen 2 comments
  • 5 Juan Valdez 2 comments

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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Under the Hollywood Sign

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