Happy New Year from WordPress.com!
Each rocket represents a post published on this blog in 2012. And because we like to share, we made the fireworks available as a jQuery plugin on GitHub.
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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on The African File’s activity in 2012. You may start scrolling!
4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 42,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 10 Film Festivals
In 2012, there were 12 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 140 posts. There were 73 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 45 MB. That's about a picture per week.
The busiest day of the year was May 1st with 297 views. The most popular post that day was Impact of Economic and Political Sanctions on Apartheid.
These are the posts that got the most views on The African File in 2012.
The top referring sites in 2012 were:
Some visitors came searching, mostly for effects of apartheid in south africa and globalization in south africa.
Thanks for flying with WordPress.com in 2012. We look forward to serving you again in 2013! Happy New Year!
The African File
2013 is going to be even better on WordPress.com…
Who were they?
The most commented on post in 2012 was Africa's Technological Potential
These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog: