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 This blog is on fire!.

Crunchy numbers

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About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 46,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 6 days for that many people to see it.


In 2010, there was 1 new post, growing the total archive of this blog to 164 posts. There was 1 picture uploaded, taking a total of 140kb.

The busiest day of the year was April 9th with 234 views. The most popular post that day was Albert Hoffman, the scientist who discovered LSD, dies at age 102.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were shamanism.co.uk, en.wordpress.com, vitalia.cz, youtube.com, and facebook.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for ayahuasca, pablo amaringo, albert hoffman, iquitos, and hoffman.

Attractions in 2010

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


Albert Hoffman, the scientist who discovered LSD, dies at age 102 April 2008


UN wants to ban ancient Andean traditions of chewing coca April 2008


Visionary Art & Ayahusca Workshop with Pablo Amaringo January 2009


Iquitos – Gateway to the Amazon February 2008


Codex Alimentarius – Dare you ignore it? August 2009