2010 in Review

WordPress sent me a nice email with my 2010 in Review stats for the year, I was already planning on a 2010 in Review for 2010 anime I watched this year. How nice of it to remind me.

The full spreadsheet, which includes Ratings from three different sources including mine, and favorite character breakdowns, can be found here: https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AtS2pmo6ETiudFhtM3N3ZDJ6Vjkxamk3a1NPalR2M1E&hl=en


I originally was going to do some sort of fancy chart, but then I figured you know, my favorites are my favorites, there was a lot more I didn’t see this year that I will go back and watch all of, and something there might top all of this. Instead, focusing on what I’ve watched, I’d say 2010 was a pretty decent year. A few big name titles, like Strike Witches and K-ON!! dominated the scene, and lesser new titles like Otome Youkai Zakuro, Baka Test, and Seitokai Yakuindomo, made each season worth watching at least one good series. Take from it what you will.

Looking into 2011, we have some interesting winter titles coming up this week that I want to see, namely Infinite Stratos, Mahou Shoujo Madoka Majou, and GOSICK among others (see the right sidebar or Tag:Upcoming for the complete list). I’m still waiting for a third season of Shana, second season of Saki, and a few other name brands, but I am also holding out for a new good series to make its stand. I still have good ol’ Index II and SRW:TI though for backup this season.

I am setting up the new Twitter feed for this site this afternoon, it will contain mostly reactions to episodes watched, links to this blog and posts made, and any other bullshit I can think of. It may also double as the TLDRsaimoe twitter this summer too, we’ll see.

Finally, here is WordPress’s idea of how this blog did this year. If you like 747 comparisons that is.

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 Fresher than ever.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2010. That’s about 26 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 70 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 88 posts. There were 220 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 30mb. That’s about 4 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 6th with 188 views. The most popular post that day was 2.22: You Can (Not) Advance.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were en.wordpress.com, saimoe.wordpress.com, facebook.com, twitter.com, and en.search.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for panty and stocking with garterbelt, panty and stocking, ladies vs butlers, ichiban ushiro no daimaou, and panty & stocking with garterbelt.

Attractions in 2010

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


2.22: You Can (Not) Advance June 2010


She Can Wrap Her Stocking October 2010


Tempura and Snowcones July 2010


Moe: Serious Fucking Business July 2010


rebels against the god April 2010

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