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2013 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on The Ancient Gaming Noob’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 530,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 23 days for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 373 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 3,076 posts.

The busiest day of the year was April 1st with 15,426 views. The most popular post that day was April Fools at Blizzard - 2013.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on The Ancient Gaming Noob in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for blizzard april fools 2013, tagn, blizzard april fools, ancient gaming noob, and civilization 2 windows 7.

Where did they come from?

That's 197 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Canada were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2013 was Gold is Where You Find It - Blogging and Community

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2014

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