Mostly Economics – 2010 in review

WordPress staff sent me this useful review of how Mostly Economics fared in 2010. I thought of sharing it with the vistors to this blog. Without them, such numbers would not have been possible.

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 290,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 12 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 815 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 2,659 posts. There were 2 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 142kb.

The busiest day of the year was October 11th with 2,622 views. The most popular post that day was Nobel Prize for Economics 2010 Predictions.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,, Google Reader,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for nobel prize economics 2010, impossible trinity, mostly economics, nobel prize economics, and nobel economics 2010.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Nobel Prize for Economics 2010 Predictions September 2010


RBI Annual Monetary Policy 2010-11 – An Update April 2010


Nobel Prize for Economics 2009 Predictions September 2009


Impossible Trinity: Basics and Facts August 2007


Nobel Prize Economics 2010 goes to Peter Diamond, Dale Mortensen and Christopher Pissarides October 2010

One Response to “Mostly Economics – 2010 in review”

  1. Amar Ranu Says:

    Bravo Amol! Really admire the work you have been doing; see the result..

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