October 2012 on my blogs

My sites

And of course this one.

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Images from the photo blog and here

Sitemeter for all the blogs except English/ESL shows October near enough to equal with September – 6,730 visits (9,743 views) as against 6,757 (10,026) in September, which means the daily average is down. English/ESL was up: 8,571 (10.330 views) compared to 7.925 (9.236).

Here according to WordPress stats there were 127 visits a day in October, compared with 140 in September. The photo blog averaged 29 a day in October compared with 38 in September, but last year those averages were 23 and 30 respectively.

Top items on this blog for the month

  1. Home page / Archives 1,456 views in October
  2. A very personal Australia Day 26 January – my family 153
  3. Sniffing out the swamp then looking up…. 139
  4. Nostalgia and the globalising world — from Thomas Hardy to 2010 89
  5. The Rainbow Warrior 64
  6. Being Australian 11: inclusive multiculturalism Aussie style 4 57
  7. About 54
  8. Joan Didion, Alan Jones and losing the plot… 54
  9. Niggling example of political short-sightedness: Maldon-Dombarton rail link 48
  10. Being Australian 16: inclusive multiculturalism Aussie style 9 – my tribes 48
  11. Australia’s flood crisis 43
  12. This may well be the best Australian history book I have EVER read! 41
  13. Goodbye Cracker Night! 38
  14. Jack Vidgen–Australia’s Got Talent last night 32
  15. Family history and mystery–the Indigenous connection 30
  16. Misoneism? 28
  17. Mail me 27
  18. Wollongong local history 23
  19. Lying politicians? Oh noes!!!!! 23
  20. Being Australian 21
  21. Second Final – Australia’s Got Talent 2012 21
  22. Being Australian 3: Richard Tognetti, Wollongong, multiculturalism  21
  23. Aboriginal History and some recent art  21
  24. Wollongong pioneers, Sydney High Rugby, HSC results, Jimi Hendrix’s underpants 21
  25. Robert Hughes “Things I Didn’t Know”–an autobiography 19