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

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About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 41,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 5 days for that many people to see it.


In 2010, there were 119 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 441 posts. There were 137 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 70mb. That’s about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was January 28th with 382 views. The most popular post that day was Links.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were bas-beaumont-ca.schoolloop.com, adulted.nmusd.us, search.conduit.com, mail.yahoo.com, and google.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for student retention strategies printable ged practice test, and free printable ged practice test.

Attractions in 2010

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


Links February 2008


Welcome April 2008


Study at Home with FREE Printable GED Practice Tests! May 2010
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Listening Comprehension: Free Online Audio Resources for ESL Learners January 2008


Daily Oral English: Conversation Starters October 2007


Dear Friends,

It has been most rewarding to work side by side with all of you these past several years.  You are an impressively creative, honorable, and committed TEAM of adult educators.  You have given your very best to our community of learners and leaders.  

I want you to know this:   I see you.  Namaste.  I see your worth; I know your indelible impact on our community of learners and leaders.   Your purpose has been a mighty one; you have made a difference.  Thank you.

Yours always, ¡PURA VIDA!


This is the true joy in life – being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one… ~George Bernard Shaw

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Final stretch.  

2 weeks.  2 days.  Too much to do! 

To help, here again are Martha’s essential tools to help you keep your sanity and enjoy the last two weeks of instruction and assessment.   Keep it smooth, friends!

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