David J. Hinson’s Logorrhea – 2010 in Review

David J. Hinson’s Logorrhea – 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 47,000 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 were 75 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 374 posts. There were 7 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 1mb.

The busiest day of the year was March 15th with 255 views. The most popular post that day was Objective-C and HTTP Basic Authentication.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were iphonedevsdk.com, twitter.com, iphonesdkbasics.blogspot.com, stackoverflow.com, and itunes.apple.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for a rock, nsdateformatter, uifont underline, iphone sdk recommend subclass uibutton inurl:apple, and iphone template.

Attractions in 2010

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


Objective-C and HTTP Basic Authentication March 2009
8 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Simple Formatting in a Cocoa Touch Text Edit Field (UITextField) December 2008


iPhone Email Attachments – Revisited March 2009
3 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Underline Text on the iPhone November 2009
8 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,


Pet Rock iPhone App – Now For Sale in iTunes! January 2009