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Old School Game Blog

2012 in blogging

Happy New Year from WordPress.com!


About the fireworks

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Old School Game Blog’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 53,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 12 Film Festivals

In 2012, there were 107 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 205 posts. There were 229 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 20 MB. That's about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was July 17th with 791 views. The most popular post that day was Individual Computers: New Products for the Commodore 64 and the Amiga.

Attractions in 2012

These are the posts that got the most views on Old School Game Blog in 2012.

How did they find this blog?

The top referring sites in 2012 were:

  1. amiga.org
  2. amigaworld.net
  3. forum.classicamiga.com
  4. reddit.com
  5. twitter.com

Some visitors came searching, mostly for legend of grimrock, he man, amiga 1200, amiga 600, and he-man.

Where did they come from?

That's 138 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. United Kingdom & Norway were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2012 was My Amiga 500: Back from the Shadows Part 3

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2013

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!


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