2010 in review

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

Featured image

Madison Square Garden can seat 20,000 people for a concert. This blog was viewed about 62,000 times in 2010. If it were a concert at Madison Square Garden, it would have performed about 3 times.

In 2010, there were 437 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 664 posts. There were 599 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 396mb. That’s about 2 pictures per day.

The busiest day of the year was February 17th with 1 views. The most popular post that day was 7 Rottnest Team Digital Competition Finalists: Voting has now closed!!!.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were christianfletcher.com.au, matthewsaul.wordpress.com, facebook.com, christianfletcherblog.com, and islandimages.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for true north mark, mark stothard, lion games, austal trimaran, and mark stothard photographer.

Attractions in 2010

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


7 Rottnest Team Digital Competition Finalists: Voting has now closed!!! February 2010


Who is Mark Stothard July 2009


Austal Trimaran November 2009


Sea Lion Games December 2009


Christian and his 17mm Canon Tilt Shift September 2009

~ by True North Mark on January 2, 2011.

18 Responses to “2010 in review”

  1. Mark, u know what?!!?

    You’re AMAZING!

    • Thanks little buddy!

      All the best for 2011 mate and I hope to catch up for a shoot again this year sometime.



  2. Mark you have had so many amazing images over the year and I think there will be so many more to come eh mate :).

    • Thanks Brett…yep should be some more…I have a few adventures planned this year, kicking off with Kimberley 1 on True North!

      That is when the waterfalls are raging and the afternoon storms go nuts!



      • Hmmm wish I had a proper work roster at times like this eh I am so wanting to get away on the True North but my work is so all over the place at the moment but its paying the bills so can’t be complaining now can I.

      • Let’s hope the planets align so that you can join me on True North one day Brett!

        I have a couple of cabins spare on the March 12 departue if you can make it!

        Flembot is also going to be on that cruise!



  3. Good stuff Mark!

  4. Look forward to the 2011 posts..

  5. Mate, you are a blogging machine! I think I check you out every time I log on, always something new and interesting!

    • Thanks Tim…yes I was a bit surprised with the numbers as well actually!

      Thanks for being a loyal visitor!



  6. Was a big year for the blogging king with some awesome images, well done Mark.

  7. Spewing indeed I have two weddings to shoot in March and one is on the 12th I think one day this year I will get my arse on there mate thats for sure.

    • I am thinking of doing West Papua later this year Brett and also one of the Rowley Shoals (Coral Atoll Cruise)

      Have a look at the North Star website at http://www.northstarcruises.com.au and have a look at the date for those cruises and let me know if that works for you?

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