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:
The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Fresher than ever.
A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 10,000 times in 2010. That’s about 24 full 747s.
In 2010, there were 8 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 58 posts. There were 9 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 868kb. That’s about a picture per month.
The busiest day of the year was January 5th with 131 views. The most popular post that day was Unconscious perceptual processes.
Where did they come from?
The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, digg.com, itp.nyu.edu, search.conduit.com, and google.co.in.
Some visitors came searching, mostly for behavioural science, heterotypic continuity, behavioral science, behaviour science, and behavioural sciences.
Attractions in 2010
These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.
Unconscious perceptual processes February 2009
Heterotypic Continuity & Comorbidity October 2008
Ego Depletion & Executive Functioning October 2007
Dan Ariely is a behavioural economist. He studies irrationality and tries to understand why humans act as they do act. In this video he focuses on the role of morality. In some clever studies he looks at why we think that it’s OK to cheat and steal (sometimes).
This is a Behavioural Science Video Interview with Daniel Fitzgerald about fMRI
fMRI Video Interview #1
- What is fMRI?
- fMRI Research
- fMRI Method
- fMRI Signal
- The Salmon
- Corrections & Thresholds
- The Black Box
- The Press
fMRI Video Interview #2
- fMRI & Behaviour
- Understanding Behaviour
- Getting Started
- Use of fMRI
- Future of fMRI
- Brain Pacemakers
Let’s assume for a while that Google shows you what is important. So Google’s Behavioural Science Top 5 could be translated as “The 5 most important websites about Behavioural Science”.
Well let’s take a look at them:
So there are about 10 million hits for that keyword and this page is ranking #3, just behind Wikipedia (no chance to beat them) and the FBI (probably better not to provoke them). This is actually pretty incredible. Thank you Google!
We will do our best to deliver high quality content.
PS: If you wonder: This picture was taken using a proxy – so no faking with the results, but they might look different on your computer, because Google does track you *creepy…I know*.