Shine On Award, thanks Ajaytao 2010!

Shine On Award

Thank you, Ajaytao 2010, for nominating Dear Kitty. Some blog for the “Shine On Award”!


1. Display the award logo on your blog.

2. Link back to the person who nominated you.

3. State 7 things about yourself.

4. Nominate 15 other bloggers for this award and link to them.

5. Notify those bloggers of the nomination and the award requirements.

Seven things about me:

1. Where did visits to my blog come from mostly today so far?

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 70
Jamaica FlagJamaica 27
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 16
Australia FlagAustralia 13
Japan FlagJapan 9
India FlagIndia 8
France FlagFrance 5
Canada FlagCanada 5
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 5
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 5
Bahrain FlagBahrain 4
South Africa FlagSouth Africa 4
Iraq FlagIraq 4

2. Where did visits to my blog come from mostly this year?

Top Views by Country for 365 days ending 2013-08-26 (Summarized)

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 76,100
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 33,409
Canada FlagCanada 14,154
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 8,083
Australia FlagAustralia 6,276
India FlagIndia 5,834
Jamaica FlagJamaica 5,406
Greece FlagGreece 5,022
Romania FlagRomania 4,734
Germany FlagGermany 4,414
France FlagFrance 3,961
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 2,793
Italy FlagItaly 2,406
Armenia FlagArmenia 2,265
Ireland FlagIreland 2,231
Spain FlagSpain 2,186
Singapore FlagSingapore 2,008
Philippines FlagPhilippines 1,967
Tunisia FlagTunisia 1,904
Belgium FlagBelgium 1,763
Sweden FlagSweden 1,685
Bahrain FlagBahrain 1,542
Saudi Arabia FlagSaudi Arabia 1,287
Indonesia FlagIndonesia 1,257
South Africa FlagSouth Africa 1,212
Brazil FlagBrazil 1,188
Switzerland FlagSwitzerland 1,117
Pakistan FlagPakistan 1,027
Japan FlagJapan 1,017

3. Where did least visits to my blog come this year?

Åland Islands flagÅland Islands 9
Saint Lucia FlagSaint Lucia 9
Malawi FlagMalawi 9
China FlagChina 9
Côte d'Ivoire FlagCôte d’Ivoire 8
Liberia FlagLiberia 7
Micronesia, Federated States of FlagMicronesia, Federated States of 7
Madagascar FlagMadagascar 7
Saint Kitts and Nevis FlagSaint Kitts and Nevis 7
French Guiana FlagFrench Guiana 7
Iran, Islamic Republic of FlagIran, Islamic Republic of 6
New Caledonia FlagNew Caledonia 6
Gabon FlagGabon 6
Papua New Guinea FlagPapua New Guinea 6
Grenada FlagGrenada 6
Cuba FlagCuba 6
Sierra Leone FlagSierra Leone 6
Burkina Faso FlagBurkina Faso 5
Bhutan FlagBhutan 5
Virgin Islands, British FlagBritish Virgin Islands 5
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the FlagDemocratic Republic of the Congo 5
Monaco FlagMonaco 5
Mauritania FlagMauritania 5
Turks and Caicos Islands FlagTurks and Caicos Islands 5
American Samoa FlagAmerican Samoa 4
Djibouti FlagDjibouti 4
Northern Mariana Islands FlagNorthern Mariana Islands 4
Lesotho FlagLesotho 4
Holy See (Vatican City State) FlagVatican City 4
Martinique FlagMartinique 3
Dominica FlagDominica 3
Niger FlagNiger 3
Anguilla FlagAnguilla 3
Kiribati FlagKiribati 3
French Polynesia FlagFrench Polynesia 3
Uzbekistan FlagUzbekistan 3
Sao Tome and Principe FlagSao Tome and Principe 3
Virgin Islands, U.S. FlagVirgin Islands 3
Guinea-Bissau FlagGuinea-Bissau 2
Timor-Leste FlagTimor-Leste 2
Andorra FlagAndorra 2
Somalia FlagSomalia 2
Togo FlagTogo 2
Comoros FlagComoros 2
Saint Helena FlagSaint Helena 2
Vanuatu FlagVanuatu 2
Tajikistan FlagTajikistan 2
Cape Verde FlagCape Verde 2
Solomon Islands FlagSolomon Islands 2
Burundi FlagBurundi 2
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines FlagSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 1
Liechtenstein FlagLiechtenstein 1
Tonga FlagTonga 1
Cook Islands FlagCook Islands 1
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) FlagFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 1

4. Which blog posts attracted most visits this week?

Top Posts for 7 days ending 2013-08-26 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 500
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 73
US women soldiers raped, then persecuted 54
Versatile Blogger Award, thanks Ajaytao2010! 53
Young puffin fledging, video 44
60 new animal species discovered in Suriname 41
Poisonous caterpillars infest Spurn Point in England 36
About 34
British journalists worry about civil liberties 26
Zambian lioness Lady Liuwa update 24
German bird criminal caught 23
Young Bank of America worker killed by overwork? 22
Reptiles, amphibians in Canadian classrooms 21
Maldives raped girl anti-whipping victory 20

5. Which blog posts attracted most visits this year?

Top Posts for 365 days ending 2013-08-26 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 31,446
British Thatcher aide accused of child abuse 5,786
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 2,472
After 35 years, wounds of Vietnamese napalm girl Kim Phuc still hurt 2,267
About 1,974
Zambian lioness Lady Liuwa update 1,487
Poisonous caterpillars infest Spurn Point in England 1,067
Thatcher’s Downing Street child abuse scandal 1,033
Thai women’s escape from Bahraini forced prostitution 1,017
Stop whipping of raped Maldives girl 940
Long-tailed tits, owls, and flowers 872
Britain: Tony Blair’s own Watergate scandal 871
Big new spider species discovery in Sri Lanka 844
Rare night parrot found in Australia 777
New African monkey species discovered 756
Bronzino painting restored after prude censorship 736
Greek nazis burn Roma people’s homes 721
Scotland: giant centipede, crocodile, and other fossils brought back to life 703
USA: ancient Egyptian sarcophagus as corporate boss’ plaything 700

6. On which links on my blog did people click most this year?

Clicks for 365 days ending 2013-08-26 (Summarized)

URL Clicks 708 708 254 177 168 161 156 148 142 103 94 89 86 82 77 74 72

7. Ever since my blog moved to WordPress in December 2011, WordPress says, “Akismet has protected your site from 131,385 spam comments already.”

My fifteen nominees are:

1. linesstradbroke

2. Wildlife TV

3. creativetrinity

4. Christianity Uncut

5. Anarchic Educator


7. Cheyfly

8. Իմ աշխարհը

9. Natural History Wanderings

10. mountainmae

11. Jonás Fernandez Artista Plastico

12. Around the CLOCK !

13. Larisa Andreea Gancea

14. Tanqeed

15. We Are Not For Sale

9 thoughts on “Shine On Award, thanks Ajaytao 2010!

  1. Way to go! I am glad you received this award. You have a good blog. Thank you for mention but I can not accept your nomination at this time. 😦 I do not have 15 bloggers that I can nominate, yet. May I hold on to it and accept when I do?


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