Minnesota Farmer

2010 in review

When you start out to write a blog you always wonder if it will be successful.  It seems that I have been and I thank those of you who read my ramblings for making it so.  Below is a summary of the Minnesota Farmer past.

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com 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

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 4,600 times in 2010. That’s about 11 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 217 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 266 posts. There were 101 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 57mb. That’s about 2 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was March 29th with 79 views. The most popular post that day was Organic or not organic.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, WordPress Dashboard, alphainventions.com, en.wordpress.com, and jplovescotton.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for empty grocery shelves, empty shelves, empty grocery store shelves, rain 90 days after fog, and lutefisk dinners minnesota 2010.

Attractions in 2010

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


Organic or not organic March 2010


Where have all the farmers gone August 2010
4 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Snow Sculpture December 2009


Average farm size decreases September 2010


Lutefisk season December 2010


2 Comments so far
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Awesome to see you got more traffic in 2010! You did such a great job of posting it should have paid off! And I am a bit in awe of the fact I was one of your top referrers. Glad to know that folks are finding the good blogs through mine.

Comment by JPlovesCOTTON

It’s been great to grow together.

Comment by Michael

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