Year in Review 2013

I can’t believe 2013 is almost over!  This year truly seemed to whiz by like a…well I can’t think of a good analogy.  Anyhow, just as I did last year, I took some time this week to check out my stats on this site over the past year.  Now, I understand I wasn’t as prolific with my blog posts as I was in 2012, but I have to say I was surprised that my top viewed posts in 2013 were posts I wrote in 2012. Continue reading

How Did You Get Here?

As a blogger, one of the interesting aspects of blogging is site statistics.  Yes, it’s fun to see what blog posts generated more traffic and how many site views my blog receives each day.  It is also amazing to see the number of countries represented by people who have stopped to look at my blog, even if just for a few seconds.

But beyond those statistics, the piece of information that entertains me the most is the search terms.  This is the area where Word Press tells me what search terms people typed into a search engine to land on my page.  I’d thought I’d share some of the more interesting search terms that have led people to my blog.  Continue reading