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The Biggars: 2015-16 Asia and Southern Africa

2015 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on The Biggars: 2015-16 Asia and Southern Africa’s activity in 2015. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,100 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 3 trips to carry that many people.

There were 335 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 342 MB. That's about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was December 6th with 465 views. The most popular post that day was About.

Posting Patterns

In 2015, there were 41 new posts, not bad for the first year!

Longest Streak

10 December - 11 December

Best Day

with 8 posts total

Attractions in 2015

These are the posts that got the most views on The Biggars: 2015-16 Asia and Southern Africa in 2015.

How did they find this blog?

Where did they come from?

That's 42 countries in all!
Most visitors came from Canada. The United States & Denmark were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2015 was Medical Dispatch

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Mary Pat Armstrong 28 comments
  • 2 Uncle Kirk 18 comments
  • 3 lbiggar2013 12 comments
  • 4 Megan 9 comments
  • 5 Francois Baillorge 8 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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