One Lovely Blog Award, thanks theseeker!

One Lovely Blog Award

theseeker was so kind to nominate my blog for the One Lovely Blog Award.

Thanks so much! This is my third time for that award.

theseeker has a very interesting blog, writing about many varied subjects (a bit similar to what I try to with my blog in that respect 🙂 ).

The rules of the One Lovely Blog Award are:

Give credit to the awesome person who nominated you,
Describe seven things about yourself,
Nominate 15 other bloggers [presumably, linking to them].


My list of seven things about me:

1. Where did most visits to my blog come from this week?

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 1,090
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 394
Canada FlagCanada 247
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 240
Jamaica FlagJamaica 150
Australia FlagAustralia 120
Tunisia FlagTunisia 94
Germany FlagGermany 93
India FlagIndia 87
France FlagFrance 80
Greece FlagGreece 64
Sweden FlagSweden 62
Ireland FlagIreland 53
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 51
Philippines FlagPhilippines 49
Italy FlagItaly 37
Spain FlagSpain 34
Armenia FlagArmenia 32
South Africa FlagSouth Africa 27
Singapore FlagSingapore 23
Japan FlagJapan 23
Malaysia FlagMalaysia 22
Bahrain FlagBahrain 22
Saudi Arabia FlagSaudi Arabia 20
Romania FlagRomania 19
Switzerland FlagSwitzerland 17
Belgium FlagBelgium 17
United Arab Emirates FlagUnited Arab Emirates 15
Brazil FlagBrazil 15

2. Where did most visits to my blog come from this month?

Top Views by Country for 30 days ending 2013-07-01 (Summarized)

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 5,172
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 2,157
Canada FlagCanada 1,094
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 645
Jamaica FlagJamaica 556
Australia FlagAustralia 541
India FlagIndia 457
Germany FlagGermany 395
France FlagFrance 333
Tunisia FlagTunisia 273
Greece FlagGreece 223
Romania FlagRomania 214
Ireland FlagIreland 213
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 201

3. Which blog posts attracted most visits this week?

Top Posts for 7 days ending 2013-07-01 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 428
Rare night parrot found in Australia 77
Curaçao mudskippers, new computer game 53
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 50
Zambian lioness Lady Liuwa update 50
Bishop arrested in Vatican bank scandal 45
Turks oppose German Syrian war soldiers 44
19-year-old finishes third in first Tour de France stage 40
New bird species discovery in Cambodian capital 40
Greek nazis burn Roma people’s homes 31
Greek hospital, TV workers fight austerity 30
Nineteen-year-old cyclist joins brother in Tour de France 29
About 29
Shine On Award, thanks Mush! 28
Semper Fidelis Award, thank you Tazein! 27
Bronzino painting restored after prude censorship 27
Bird paintings and bird sculpture 24
Poisonous caterpillars infest Spurn Point in England 22
British nazis’ swastika-daubing attack on mosque 22
Stop whale meat transport in Rotterdam, the Netherlands 20
Greek Golden Dawn nazis deny Holocaust 20

4. Which blog posts attracted most visits this year?

Top Posts for 365 days ending 2013-07-01 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 29,825
British Thatcher aide accused of child abuse 5,781
After 35 years, wounds of Vietnamese napalm girl Kim Phuc still hurt 2,309
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 1,936
About 1,831
Zambian lioness Lady Liuwa update 1,122
Thatcher’s Downing Street child abuse scandal 1,029
Stop whipping of raped Maldives girl 906
Thai women’s escape from Bahraini forced prostitution 900
Long-tailed tits, owls, and flowers 872
Britain: Tony Blair’s own Watergate scandal 856
Poisonous caterpillars infest Spurn Point in England 825
Big new spider species discovery in Sri Lanka 771
New African monkey species discovered 753
Dinosaur discovery in France 707
Greek nazis burn Roma people’s homes 699
BBC: Pope Ratzinger ‘covered up paedophile priests scandals’. Like US Republicans 682
USA: ancient Egyptian sarcophagus as corporate boss’ plaything 660
Scotland: giant centipede, crocodile, and other fossils brought back to life 646
Will US soldier escape punishment for rape of Dutch girl? 644
Dutch war crimes in Indonesia, photos 609
Bronzino painting restored after prude censorship 600
Günter Grass poem on Greece and austerity, English translation 588
Pompeii: ancient Roman brothel restored. Roman plants 581
Blog of the Year 2012 award, thanks dogdaz! 562
Ghanaian women’s forced prostitution in Bahrain 555
Galapagos islands: why Darwin’s finches differ in beak size 497
Birds and other animals of Madagascar wetlands 449
Georgian prison sexual abuse 436
Dutch Romantic paintings and African mats 412
Kestrel and great egrets 403
New Zealand rare whale discovery 402

5. Which categories and tags attacted most visits?

  • Most popular topics you’ve written about
Topic Views
Birds 623
Environment 620
Human rights 600
Economic, social, trade union, etc. 517
Biology 441
Crime 412
Netherlands 375
Mammals 337
Peace and war 272

If you tag your posts effectively, this panel will show you which topics get the most traffic. Snapshot generated from your top posts over the past week.

6. Which search terms brought most visits to my blog this week?

Search Terms for 7 days ending 2013-07-01 (Summarized)

Search Views
night parrot 15
vatican scandal 8
great tits 7
prostitution in bahrain 7
tour de france 19 year old 5
braccio di bartolo 5
iguana 4
workers’ music association festival 4
national trust for conservation nepal news 4
lady liuwa 4
braccio di bartolo florence 4
vatican bank scandal 4
sexual abuse of children in iceland by catholic priests 3
orthotomus chaktomuk 3

7. Which search terms brought most visits to my blog, ever since it moved to WordPress in December 2011?

Search Terms for all days ending 2013-07-01 (Summarized)

Search Views
watergate scandal 354
prostitution in bahrain 298
atsinganosaurus velauciensis 256
napalm girl 243
iraq war 201
iguana 201
long tailed tit 194
cercopithecus lomamiensis 188
boy raped 166
bahrain prostitution 151
egyptian sarcophagus 151
poisonous caterpillars 147
lady liuwa 133
wetland animals 132
great egret 126
largest centipede 120

And now I would like to nominate the following 15 bloggers for this Award [sorry, I broke this rule; more than 15 🙂  ]. Please note that I understand completely if you choose not to participate. As the saying goes; ‘No strings attached’!

So here are my 15 nominations:

1. InteriorStockholm

2. Galileo Ramos Wildlife Artist

3. MatthewRichardsPhotography

4. MoonLightened Way

5. all cooking reccipes

6. feministviews

7. By the Mighty Mumford

8. Enchanted Seashells

9. Animal Sciences..Serving Humanity

10. Ma ville lumiere

11. Hand in both boxes

12. Perfect Black

13. Time for Action

14. theINFP

15. CIGUDEG pleis bilong tu mi

16. Ky Grabowski

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