The stats helper monkeys at 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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The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 100,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at The Louvre Museum, it would take 4 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 8 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 49 posts. There were 4 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 4mb.

The busiest day of the year was August 2nd with 10,171 views. The most popular post that day was Beyond Locks and Messages: The Future of Concurrent Programming.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,, Google Reader, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for bartosz milewski, unique_ptr, and concurrency semantic bug.

Attractions in 2010

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


Beyond Locks and Messages: The Future of Concurrent Programming August 2010
45 comments and 4 Likes on


What Does Haskell Have to Do with C++? October 2009
35 comments and 2 Likes on


C++ Concepts: a Postmortem June 2010
7 comments and 1 Like on,


Broken promises–C++0x futures March 2009


Parallel Programming with Hints May 2010