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Taiwan in Perspective

2014 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on Taiwan in Perspective’s activity in 2014. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 15,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

There were 28 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 18 MB. That's about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was July 16th with 438 views. The most popular post that day was Taiwan-Japan relations as a complementary counter-balance to Cross-Strait relations: the case of Diaoyutai/Senkaku dispute (Conference Paper).

Posting Patterns

In 2014, there were 20 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 61 posts.

Longest Streak

20 December - 21 December

Best Day

with 4 posts total

Attractions in 2014

These are the posts that got the most views on Taiwan in Perspective in 2014.

How did they find this blog?

Where did they come from?

That's 120 countries in all!
Most visitors came from The United States. Taiwan & United Kingdom were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2014 was A Millennium Challenge for Taiwan’s Military

These were the 3 most active commenters on this blog:

  • 1 author2c 1 comment
  • 2 camilo 1 comment
  • 3 Les 1 comment

See you in 2015

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