Liebster Award, thank you Tazein!


Liebster Award

Tazein of transcendingbordersblog has been so kind to nominate Dear Kitty. Some blog for the Liebster Award.

Thank you so much, my dear blogger friend!

The rules of the Liebster Award:

1. Add the award logo to your blog.
2. Say 11 things about yourself.
3. Answer the 11 questions by the person who nominated you.
4. Create 11 new questions.
5. Pass the award onto 11 other blogs, link to them, and let them know.

11 things about me:

1. I have many sources for my blog: including hundreds of RSS feeds, twitter subscriptions, eMail …
2. Where did visitors to my blog come from today, so far?

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 82
Jamaica FlagJamaica 38
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 15
Canada FlagCanada 14
Australia FlagAustralia 12
Sri Lanka FlagSri Lanka 8
Tunisia FlagTunisia 7
India FlagIndia 5
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 5
Indonesia FlagIndonesia 5
Thailand FlagThailand 4
Iraq FlagIraq 4
Mexico FlagMexico 3

3. Where did visitors to my blog come from this week?

Top Views by Country for 7 days ending 2013-04-24 (Summarized)

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 1,400
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 523
Canada FlagCanada 306
Jamaica FlagJamaica 178
Australia FlagAustralia 153
Tunisia FlagTunisia 134
India FlagIndia 108
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 89
Greece FlagGreece 84
Sweden FlagSweden 76
Germany FlagGermany 69
France FlagFrance 58
Spain FlagSpain 44
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 43
Singapore FlagSingapore 39
Armenia FlagArmenia 39
Italy FlagItaly 38
Ireland FlagIreland 33
Indonesia FlagIndonesia 33
Philippines FlagPhilippines 27
Norway FlagNorway 27
Romania FlagRomania 25

4. Which blog posts attracted most visits this week?

Top Posts for 7 days ending 2013-04-24 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 501
Big new spider species discovery in Sri Lanka 115
Boston bomb horror, pretext for Islamophobic violence 91
Monsanto threatens food security, Internet petition 74
Irish anti-austerity victory 63
Zambian lioness Lady Liuwa update 56
Lesser Antillean iguana in danger 43
Best Moment Award, thanks supernova! 43
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 39
Workers shot in Greece for protesting unpaid wages 37
Stop whipping of raped Maldives girl 37
One Boston teenage terrorist, and everyone’s civil liberties 35
About 35

5. Which sites referred most to my blog this week?

Referrers for 7 days ending 2013-04-24 (Summarized)

Referrer Views
Search Engines 1,359
WordPress.com Reader 172
Google 148
2012indyinfo.com 127
mail.yahoo.com 62
google.co.uk 52
WordPress Dashboard 48
topix.com 30
Facebook 28
google.ca 25
google.co.in 17
Twitter 14
argylesock.wordpress.com 11

6. To which other sites did my blog refer most this week?

Clicks for 7 days ending 2013-04-24 (Summarized)

URL Clicks
en.wikipedia.org 30
r.zemanta.com 13
avaaz.org 10
secure.avaaz.org/en/stop_monsanto_nd4/?bHFhfab&v=24248 10
transcendingbordersblog.files.wordpress.com/2013/03/best-moment-award1.jpg 6
independent.co.uk 5
wildlifeextra.com 4
dailymail.co.uk 4
maps.google.com 3
bbc.co.uk 3
wsws.org 3
momentmatters.com 3
allaboutbirds.org 2
nature.com 2
planetsave.com/2013/04/06/face-sized-tarantula-spider-discovered-in-sri-lanka-already-threatened-with-extinction-from-deforestation/ 2
www-news.uchicago.edu/releases/06/061025.lampreyfossil.shtml 2
telegraph.co.uk 2
csmonitor.com 2

7. Which search terms did Internauts use most this week to find my site?

Search Terms for 7 days ending 2013-04-24 (Summarized)

Search Views
iguana 23
sri lanka new spider 14
bahrain prostitution 8
watergate scandal 8
lady liuwa 8
prostitution in bahrain 6
austerity cartoon 6
bishop john francis scandal 5
new spider species 5
new spider species in sri lanka 5
new spider species 2013 5
poisonous caterpillars 5
dinosaur bones 5
caterpillars 5

8. Who commented most at my blog recently?

oasien 43
prayingforoneday 40
BeWithUs 22
narhvalur 22
2embracethelight 19
Clanmother 13

9. Which of my blog posts got most comments?

Post Comments
Most Influential Blogger Award, thanks oasien! 40
Very Inspiring Blogger Award, thanks Shaun! 37
Marsh tits, parakeets, starlings and sanderlings 36
Awards 36
Stop whipping of raped Maldives girl 32
Somali police rape woman, then jail her 29
Versatile Blogger Award, thanks tuttacronaca! 28
Very Inspiring Blogger Award, thanks Ina Helgiu! 27
175,000 visits at this blog 27
First godwits, redshank of 2013 27
Red fox den webcam 27

* Based on the 1000 most recent comments.

10. Some more WordPress statistics on comments at my blog:

Comments per month: 1,088
Total comments: 53,906
Most active recent day: April 4, 2013
Most active time of day: 15:00

11. In my blog, there are now 1,069 posts in the category Women’s issues.

Here are Tazein’s 11 questions for me:

1-How many siblings, if any, do you have? One.

2-Do you love music? Yes, see here.

3-What is your most vivid childhood memory? Seeing redwings on a frozen meadow.

4-What helps you to relax? Watching birds.

5-Do you believe in good luck? Sometimes, I have it; sometimes I don’t 🙂

6-What is your favorite color? Red.

7-What is that one thing you feel strongly about? Having peace instead of wars.

8-Are you content with what you have? Yes.

9-Are you all holding jobs? Sort of.

10-Are you happy with your current life? Yes!

11-What is your biggest dream in life? To see birds in Svalbard.

My 11 new questions for my nominees are:

1. Have you ever seen a dinosaur in a museum?

2. If so, what species was it?

3. Which person, dead now, would you like to meet, if it would be possible?

4. Which person, dead now, would you not like to meet, even if it would be possible?

5. What is your favourite city?

6. What is your favourite area of natural beauty?

7. What is your favourite painting?

8. What is your favourite sculpture?

9. If you could travel in a spacecraft, to where in space would you like to go?

10. What is your favourite food?

11. What was/is your favourite subject at school?

My 11 nominees are:

1. antilandscaper

2.  the CITIZENS of FASHION

3. Cheeni Thoughts

4. shedreamsingreenblog

5. Kenya Birding

6. Denisa Aricescu Poezii

7. Viața Prin Ochi De Femeie

8. Keep or Pitch?

9. OnePointSafety

10. Micheline’s Blog ~ Art, music, books, history & current events

11. Afterburn

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