2010 in review for Accra books and things

Got this email from WordPress, and it does sound nice, though obviously I could do better!

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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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 3,400 times in 2010. That’s about 8 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 46 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 91 posts. There were 39 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 3mb. That’s about 3 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was May 20th with 43 views. The most popular post that day was Comments on post “Where do books for Africa go to die?”.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were ghanablogging.com, mail.yahoo.com, en.wordpress.com, twitter.com, and afrigator.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for ghana international book fair 2010, bookshops in ghana, ghana book fair 2010, accrabooksandthings, and time out accra.

Attractions in 2010

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


Comments on post “Where do books for Africa go to die?” May 2010


9th Ghana International Book Fair 2010 launched in Accra June 2010


Ordering books in a Ghanaian bookshop July 2009


iPad or Kindle? Items for a real “wish” list April 2010


Mamle Kabu and the Caine Prize April 2010

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