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2011 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on SQL Server Mentalist’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,000 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry that many people.

In 2011, there were 93 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 94 posts. There were 581 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 32 MB. That's about 2 pictures per day.

The busiest day of the year was November 23rd with 108 views. The most popular post that day was SQL.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for sql denali filetable, why learn sql, sql mentalist, sql server 2012, and sql server alwayson 2011.

Where did they come from?

Most visitors came from The United States. India & Germany were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was BISQL # 27 : Audit Trail Part : III-Implementation of Audit Trailing with CDC

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 Justin Cooney 2 comments
  • 2 D.Asuncion 2 comments
  • 3 Sanket 1 comment
  • 4 Prashant Pawar 1 comment
  • 5 abhijeet 1 comment

See you in 2012

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2011.
We look forward to serving you again in 2012! Happy New Year!


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