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2013 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 The Motion Pictures’s activity in 2013. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

Madison Square Garden can seat 20,000 people for a concert. This blog was viewed about 64,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Madison Square Garden, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2013, there were 366 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 783 posts.

The busiest day of the year was February 18th with 361 views. The most popular post that day was Reviews in a line or two: The Forger, A Dangerous Method and Jucy.

Attractions in 2013

These are the posts that got the most views on The Motion Pictures in 2013.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for shutter island, legends of the fall book, forger movie, alfred hitchcock, and clueless.

Where did they come from?

That's 158 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 Announcing the Gish Sisters Blogathon!

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

See you in 2014

Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2013. We look forward to serving you again in 2014! Happy New Year!

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